What can an officer do to you if you do not provide identification
April 4, 2006 12:55 PM Subscribe
Hypothetical Jail Filter: What happens if you refuse to give identification to an officer after commiting a petty misdemeanor?
posted by stratastar to law & government (22 answers total)
For example. Let's say you get caught smoking marijuana or stealing a bike or whatever outdoors. You don't have any forms of identification on you. If you refuse to provide your information, what can they do to you? How long can they hold you? Are you required to coroborate?