Any information or commentary that you provide to the police about a matter under investigation is a statement.

A statement includes any oral remarks or utterances. The prosecution may seek to use anything that you say or blurt out when interacting with a state official against you at any stage of the criminal justice process, including at your bail hearing and at your trial. 

For greater clarity:

·     A statement does not have to be in writing or signed by you;

·     A statement does not have to be audio or video recorded; and

·     A statement does not have to be made under a solemn oath or affirmation.

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