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    can the police arrest somebody on a hear say statement of a witness before the obtain the witnesses statement?

    i was arrested for criminal contempt 1st degree due to a civilian calling the police and saying that they seen me in the presence of the protected party but when the car i was in was pulled over the protected party was not in with me but they arrested me anyway and then obtained a statement from the witness later

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    In the UK they can arrest you "on suspicion" of you committing an offence.

    So, in actual fact, you were nowhere near her, at any time, and you are being falsely accused?



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