Local library was set on fire last night. Witnesses say they saw a suspect by the name John Smith
1. Arrest with a probable cause
You have the right to remain silent and refuse to answer any questions. Anything you say may be used against you in the court of law. You have the right to consult an attorney before speaking to the police and to have an attorney present during questioning now or in the future.
John Smith you are under arrest for committing arson to the local library.
2. Jail or Bail
Ok, I will pay the $500 for his bail.
Your bail has been paid. You get to go home until the court date.
3. The arraignment
What is your plea ?
Is it true Mr. Smith bought matches from your store the night of the fire?