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Doesn't say much about ID, but anyone from Ny state might want to read this...i had no idea you technically only get a fine for possesion there...
Flex your rights says yes you can be arrested.
This one’s tricky. As a general principle, citizens who are minding their own business are not obligated to "show their papers" to police. In fact, there is no law requiring citizens to carry identification of any kind.
Unfortunately, in Hiibel v. Sixth Judicial District Court of Nevada, the Supreme Court upheld state laws requiring citizens to disclose their identity to police when officers have reasonable suspicion to believe criminal activity may be taking place. Commonly known as 'stop and identify' statutes, these laws permit police to arrest criminal suspects who refuse to identify themselves.
Regardless of your state's law, keep in mind that police can never compel you to identify yourself without reasonable suspicion to believe you're involved in criminal activity. Rather than asking the officer if he/she has reasonable suspicion, test it yourself by asking if you're free to go.If the officer says you’re free to go, leave immediately and refrain from answering any additional questions. If the officer detains you, you'll have to decide whether refusing to disclose your identity is worth the risk of arrest. Click here for more info.