New Research Sheds Light On False Confession Risks

By | July 23rd, 2014|Crime|Comments Off on New Research Sheds Light On False Confession Risks

For people who have never experienced a police interrogation, it can be hard to imagine why anyone would confess to a crime they did not commit. However, especially in Illinois, this situation occurs with startling frequency. According to the Innocence Project, an advocacy group for wrongfully convicted prisoners, about one in four DNA exoneration cases [...]