How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Jo C. Your Own Question
Jo C.
Jo C., Barrister
Category: Law
Satisfied Customers: 71128
Experience:  Over 5 years in practice
Type Your Law Question Here...
Jo C. is online now

The police wish to interview me regarding a mild assault i

This answer was rated:

The police wish to interview me regarding a mild assault i carried out following some obscene provocation. Should I admit it?

Do you have any previous?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Not for anything.

It is not really possible to say in this environment.

If they offer a caution then you would have to admit the offence to receive it. But you should only be accepting a caution if the evidence is sufficient to convict at court.

Obviously I can't say either way.

You really should have a solicitor with you during interview.

This always presuming they offer a caution. If they don't then it should certainly be a no comment interview.

Can I clarify anything for you?


Jo C. and other Law Specialists are ready to help you