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5. Which of the following would be included in the preliminary

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5. Which of the following would be included in the preliminary phase of an investigation?
A. Securing the scene, attend to existing emergencies, and questioning victims
B. Securing the scene, processing for fingerprints, interrogating victims
C. Issuing waiver of right warnings to all suspects
D. Securing the scene, issuing Miranda warnings to all people questioned,
and processing for latent fingerprints

Explain your answer please thanks!
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Michael J, Esq. replied 6 years ago.

Michael J, Esq. :

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Michael J, Esq. :

The Answer is A. B is incorrect because victims are not interrogated. C is incorrect because this occurs later in the investigation. The police may not know all current suspects in the preliminary phase. D is incorrect because Miranda warnings do not have to be issued to all people questioned.

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