Depending on the alleged offense(s), you may be entitled to a trial by jury or trial by the court. You are entitled to hear all testimony against you. You have a right to cross-examine any witness who testifies against you, the right to testify on your own behalf, and a Constitutional right not to testify. If you choose not to testify, a refusal cannot and will not be used against you in determining guilt or innocence. If you choose to testify, the City will have the right to cross-examine you. You may call witnesses to testify on your behalf and you have the right to have the court issue subpoenas for witnesses to ensure appearance at trial.