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The police want to question me about an offence I have committed,

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the police want to question me about an offence I have committed, however in am suffering from depression due to bereavement, stress etc what are my options, do I admit and say I am seeking help etc or can I still be arrested. I have made some silent phone calls, no threats made or anything
Thank you for your question.
You can't really refuse to be interviewed by the police but you don't have to answer any questions. As there is a chance that they won't have sufficient evidence without a confession from you, you should say nothing and have a solicitor with you.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
They have evidence that my phone number has shown up on the victims records
Do they have any evidence that you made the calls? I presume no is the answer to that unless you say anything during interview. That is why you keep your mouth shut. The fact that the calls were made from your line is not proof that you made the calls. They need you to say that you were the only one that could make the calls so that they can prove the case. Silence is golden here I think.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
If they keep pressing me for a response could I say I leave my phone lying about and anyone could have accessed it
No. You say nothing.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Okay thank you.