Part II: Arrest and Trial Scenario
Read the text scenario below:
Tyler, a well-known escort service provider in his community, is suspected of the murder of an escort who worked for him. The local police met Tyler at the airport when he arrived from a trip to Cancun. He is arrested for his suspected connection to the murder of the escort. The police do not inform Tyler of his right to remain silent or his right to counsel. They immediately begin to interrogate him. They continue to question him until he admits that he knew the prostitute and that she worked for him. He also admits that he was with her the night of the alleged murder. Tyler is transported to the local jail and booked. The prosecutor files charges of First Degree Murder against Tyler. Tyler does not waive his rights to a speedy trial. He asks that an attorney be appointed and demands a trial by jury.
Write a one to two (1-2) page paper in which you:
- Examine the Constitutional Amendment(s) that would relate to this situation.
- Identify and discuss four (4) elements of arrest.
- Identify and discuss the Constitutional Amendments that would relate to this situation.
- Describe the appropriate procedures to comply with Tyler’s rights to due process.
- Examine any potential consequences that might occur if his right to due process is violated.
- Use at least two (2) quality references. Note: Wikipedia and similar websites do not qualify as academic resources.