Properly Process a Defendant in a Federal Investigation

Apr 2nd, 2015
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A federal agent is reporting to his first post of duty after the academy to a small resident office at which you work. You and a few others are included in a meeting to provide administrative support for his first assignment. In the discussion you learn that there is a large round up of gang members scheduled for the following day at 6:00am. It is a federal case but is being supported by approximately 50 local officers and state troopers. A briefing is scheduled at 6:00pm for the officers involved in tomorrow's arrests. Create a checklist that may be provided to the officers involved in the operation so they may have a reference reminding them of what they must do to properly process a defendant in a federal investigation. The checklist should include processing requirements and the mandated pre-trial measures required by law

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Properly Process a Defendant in a Federal InvestigationNameClassDateProfessorProperly Process a Defendant in a Federal InvestigationInvestigation: An investigation is conducted and evidence is gathered pointing to the guilt of the criminal defendant. Arrest: Federal investigators gathered enough evidence to show probable cause of the guilt of the criminal defendant.Booking: The criminal defendant is processed into jail where fingerprints and photographs are taken. Indictment: The indictment is the initial court appearance where the defendant is informed of the charges against them and the judge reviews the evidence to determine if there is enough probable cause to file formal charges.Bail: Criminal defendants attend bail hearing where a judge determines whether the criminal defendant gets bail, the amount of bail, or is refused bail do to their threat to society or flight risk. Plea Deal: The plea deal involves an agreement between the prosecutor and the criminal defendant where they are offered a lighter sentence in exchange for a guilty plea or a reduction of the charges. Over 90% of all criminal cases are settled through the plea agreement. Arraignment: The arraignment is a court appearance where the criminal defendant offers a plea of guilty or innocent to the court.Pretrial Hearings: Pretrial hearing involve motions put in front of the court concerning the suppression of evidence or motions of discovery.Jury Selection: The defense and th

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