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Fifth and Sixth Amendments


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Course study material covered, on this page, is relevant in the following course(s):
Criminal Investigator Training Program (CITP)
Land Management Police Training (LMPT)
Uniformed Police Training Program (UPTP)



This class will cover the Fifth Amendment’s privilege against self-incrimination, when Miranda warnings are required, when the Sixth Amendment right to counsel attaches, when a suspect waives his protections under the Fifth and Sixth Amendment, and how to conduct lawful identification procedures.


Available Resources:

Miranda v. Arizona (FLETC Talk) - Branch Chief Patrick Walsh LGD
The Newest Constitutional Right – The Right To Miranda Warnings (PDF)
Juvenile Miranda Rights (PDF)
Update On The Federal Juvenile Delinquency Act (PDF)
Interviewing Represented Military Suspects (PDF)
Civil Liability for Interrogation Violations (PDF)