Abdul Hameed Bin Abdillaah Ibn Muslim Ibn Yasaar [rahimahullaah] said:

“When Ibn Seereen [rahimahullaah] was imprisoned, the prisoners said to him, ‘’Go to your family at night and return in the morning”. So he said: By Allaah! I will not deceive the ruler.””

[Taareekh Baghdaad: [6/334]