Q: Hello my father my grand farther We’re just involved in a domestic violence incident
My father my grandfather were just involved in a domestic violence incident where my dad restrained him because he came after My Dad and I got out a hand my dad is on probation He is on probation but he’s been doing so good the last three years his fines almost paid off he’s on unsupervised probation Hasn’t been in trouble since he got out Please let me know what I can do and where can I go to drop the charges with my grandfather
A: You cannot ‘drop’ charges once the police file them. You can help your father by getting him a lawyer who can work with the prosecutor and make sure that he or she knows you were not injured and you don’t want to go forward. An experienced lawyer will make a big difference here, but you need to act NOW. Don’t wait and try to fix it yourself. Good luck.
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