License to Lie: Criminals Lie, but So Do Police Officers

Trask Bedortha
Eugene Weekly | January 21, 2010
Police officers don’t have to tell you the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth — not while they’re trying to arrest you, investigate you or even while they’re interviewing you. There are times they do have to tell the truth, and there are times when lying becomes entrapment, and that’s not legal.

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