Chico, CA asked in Criminal Law for California

Q: if i go to dmv with warrant is it anyones job to call the police while im at dmv, dont think its in thier jobdescription

misdemeanor FTA warrant, no violence etc. no theft etc and its an old case

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Paul S. Geller
Paul S. Geller
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Pasadena, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: If it is a theft related to identity or vehicle fraud/theft investigated by the DMV Investigative Unit, you could have issues. Otherwise, unlikely. Misdemeanor theft for something else, probably not a problem. But you should consult with and possibly hire a lawyer to look into it.

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