Does Miranda apply to on-the-scene questioning?
Some people think that Miranda applies to all conversations with police officers about crime. It doesn’t.
Is a traffic stop an arrest within the meaning of Miranda?
Law enforcement officers must provide the Miranda
Do the Miranda warnings count if the suspect is drunk?
You’ve been pulled over for a DUI. After running you through the routine field sobriety and breath tests, the officer arrests you.
Does Miranda apply to questioning at U.S. borders?
You’re at a United States border or in customs at the airport. A Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agent halts you and begins to ask you questions.
Does Miranda apply to spontaneous statements?
Miranda kicks in when the government subjects someone to “custodial interrogation.” This generally means that officers must read people their Miranda rights if they are in custody
Miranda Rights for Students
You probably know that police officers are supposed to advise arrested suspects of their
Phone Conversations With the Police May Not Be Protected Under Miranda
Miranda v. Arizona requires the police to inform a suspect of his Miranda rights before a custodial interrogation. Talking on the phone to the police may not qualify as "custodial interrogation."
Miranda and Border or Customs Questioning
In order for the government to use any statements you’ve made as evidence against you in a criminal trial, an officer often has to have read you your Miranda