Can I Drop Assault Charges?


Depending on the type of assault, it may be possible to drop the charges. Domestic violence charges where a caution has been issued may be too complicated to drop.
Q&A Related to "Can I Drop Assault Charges?"
1. Call a lawyer. You should never attempt to navigate the justice system without an attorney. You'll need one who specializes in assault charges. 2. Learn as much as you can about
No advice to offer. Don't get your hopes up. Sex crimes are particularly tough to get reduced or bargained away. Suggest you speak with a good attorney.
You have to think carefully before pressing charges and getting the arm of Law enforcement which proceeds to the courts involved. What you have set in motion cannot be 'undone' -
The most you can do is make a pre-trial statement to the assigned prosecutor in which you clarify the errors in your previous statement to the police and specify what your testimony
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As far as I know once a states attorney picks up the case there really is no way to drop them. You can ask the states attorney to drop them but it is up to the states attorney whether or not they do.
Yes you can drop assault charges. You will need to contact your attorneys office regarding the case and explain to them that you no longer desire to press charges.
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