Barrington, RI asked in Domestic Violence for Rhode Island

Q: I have an arrest warrant for a simple domestic that isn't true but I am already on personal recoginance

My girlfriend even told the cops that no assault occurred

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Allison Abilheira
Allison Abilheira
  • Domestic Violence Lawyer
  • Warren, RI
  • Licensed in Rhode Island

A: The police can still charge you with a domestic violence crime even without the “victim” being on board, if they believe there is enough evidence. You should contact an attorney to coordinate your surrender and arraignment, as you could be held at the ACI as a bail violator if you are already on PR in another case.

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