Sacramento, CA asked in Criminal Law for California

Q: I was pulled over & searched the cop found multiple checks in my toolbox tht has no lock

I didn't put them there nor receive any from anyone but my name is written on them.. I was arrested for check fraud and forgery during the search of my vehicle 4 cops removed personal properties that belonged to me said it was for evidence but never gave me a receipt for items nor was I charged with stollen property what do I do

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Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Palm Desert, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: much more info is needed

you may be able to win on search and seizure issues but a lawyer needs more facts.

if you can afford a lawyer prepare a summary and hire a lawyer in your area........if you do not know any contact me for a referral

dale gribow 760 837 7500 or dale@dalegribowlaw.com

Dmitry Gorin agrees with this answer

Dmitry Gorin
Dmitry Gorin
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: You might have a valid defense, but will need to privately consult with a criminal attorney to review the specific details and talk about options. You can use Justia or Google to locate a few lawyers in your area. Good luck

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