Cedar Rapids, IA asked in Criminal Law, Family Law and Domestic Violence for Illinois

Q: if a parent files a police report for domestic violence will i go to jail if my boyfriend doesn't want to press charges?

1 Lawyer Answer

Brandon C. Mayberry

Answered
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Marion, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: Once filed it is usually up to the States Attorney to decide if they will proceed with any criminal charges.

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