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The Department's right to question vs. the officer's right to avoid self-incrimination

Topic: 
POLICE--PERSONNEL
Author: 
Ferrell, Craig E., Jr.
Publisher/Date: 
1997
Note: 
In the Police Chief -- Vol. 64 - no. 10 (October 1997).
Summary: 
The Supreme Court held that a state cannot impose substantial penalties against an employee solely because that employee invokes a Fifth Amendment privilege against compelled self-incrimination.