+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Purgery

  1. #1
    blueeyez79 Guest


    well, i was wanting to know if when you fill out a police report, and then 4 months later you go and tell the police department that you lied about what you wrote, what will the punishment be. also i was wanting to know if and when this does happend will the person whom the complaint was made againt's charges be dropped even if now because of it they have a warrent out for their arrest. please help

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2001
    The state decides whether to prosecute, not you. Therefore, if you change your story, the state can still go ahead with the prosecution. If you are called as a witness and deny anything happened, the statements you originally made to the police can be introduced as evidence. If you admit making a false complaint to the police, you could be prosecuted for that, but you would probably not get jail time for it.

+ Reply to Thread

Similar Threads

  1. purgery
    By babbs in forum Other Crimes – Federal and State
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 01-23-2011, 08:33 AM
  2. purgery
    By sand4169 in forum Consumer Contracts, Guarantees and Warranties
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-14-2007, 12:00 PM
  3. Purgery
    By Louisiana2 in forum Divorce, Separation & Annulment
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-24-2005, 03:49 PM
  4. Purgery?
    By Jroyalty83 in forum Civil Litigation
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-26-2005, 01:18 PM
  5. Purgery
    By MammaBear76 in forum Child Custody & Visitation
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 09-03-2003, 12:16 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

© Since 1995 Advice Company, All Rights Reserved

FreeAdvice® has been providing millions of consumers with outstanding advice, free, since 1995. While not a substitute for personal advice from a licensed professional, it is available AS IS, subject to our Disclaimer and Terms & Conditions Of Use.