Confession Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Confession, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Confession?

A statement made by a person accepting that he is guilty and has commited the crime.They are the strongest source of evidence in a case as no person can make a confession against himself under voluntary conditions.It should be written and signed by the proper authority to make it legal.