What to do if your friend is arrested

What to Do If Your Friend Is Arrested

August 10, 2016

It can happen at any time. You might be out on the town getting some drinks with your friend or sitting at home having a relaxing evening when you hear a knock on the door. Whatever the cause, your friend has been placed in handcuffs and escorted to the back seat of a police cruiser. What do you do?

Your natural instinct is probably to help your friend. After all, you might be concerned for their well-being and you want to help them get out of jail if possible. Despite your best intentions, you might actually be making the situation worse.

It’s possible to help your friend when they have been arrested but you need to go about it the right way. Check out these tips to find out what you should do if your friend is arrested.