Beneath the dramatic hyperbole of the prosecution, police, the state, and the mainstream media, the charges that the G20 arrestees
are now facing simply overwhelm the reality of the events that took place.
Widening the DNA database to include all arrestees
, much less all Americans, greatly increases the chances of such bad forensic science.
The federal government and many states already allow DNA profiles of all arrestees
, while other states, such as New York, New Jersey, Michigan, Illinois and Tennessee, are considering similar plans.
Due process and civil liberties were almost nonexistent for new arrestees
, who were put in cages in a makeshift prison at a Greyhound bus station, with no access to phones or lawyers.
The day after the first court said not all arrestees
entering the jail could be strip-searched, some jail administrators began looking for ways around the ruling.
Data for the current study were collected from adult arrestees
surveyed through Philadelphia's ADAM program in 1997.
Participation is not required, but arrestees
are offered the opportunity to be tested for syphilis within 24 hours of their arrival at the facility; likewise, treatment is offered to infected individuals, but is not mandatory.
Validity studies can determine, therefore, the extent to which arrestees
are being truthful about their recent drug-using behaviors.
If police departments are to meet their responsibility to safeguard arrestees
, they must provide people in custody with either access to on-site medical personnel or some other equally reliable means for obtaining prompt medical evaluation and needed treatment.
Data collected in the Arrestee
Drug Abuse Monitoring (ADAM) program on alcohol and other drug use among arrestees
provide a valuable opportunity to examine the relationship between alcohol use and violence.
Upon implementation, the primary objective is to configure CABS(TM) MOBILE in Guilford's police cruisers to facilitate intelligence gathering and pre-booking of arrestees
In the anti-nuclear power and antiwar movements of the day, they carefully segregated protesters who wished to be arrested from those who did not and insisted that the potential arrestees
be organized into "affinity groups" that had been trained for hours or even days in the technology of "nonviolent civil disobedience.