When arrested, people tend to make two major errors. The first error is talking to the police. Quite often, the evidence that convicts a defendant comes right from their mouth when talking to the police. The second mistake is waiting too long to get legal advice
. If you're able to get a chance to consult with a lawyer before formal charges are filed, you should jump on it. The options for resolving a criminal problem are never wider than they are at the very beginning of the case.