Arrest, Interrogation, and Identification Procedure


a. 20 members of a local gang have been arrested for murder, armed robbery, and distribution of drugs. How will you, as a prosecutor, handle the following:

pretrial detention; preliminary hearing; bail; venue; arraignment; joinder and severance; and plea bargaining.Remember these gang members have other gang members still in the community. Witnesses are already being threatened as are the local sheriff’s deputies.

b. How will you as a defense attorney handle the above?


Name and summarize ONE case in your OWN words that applies to one of the above issues.(Arrest, Interrogation,

and Identification Procedure). Give the case name, number, and YEAR when posting this.