Oak Park, MI asked in Criminal Law for Michigan

Q: Can extradition boudaries be changed after issued

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Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • Licensed in Michigan

A: Are you talking about pick-up ranges on warrants? Often times, when someone has a warrant, there will be a pick-up range listed. For instance, a warrant out of Kent County might say "we'll pick up within 100 miles from Kent county. That range depends on what the warrant is for (e.g. what crime is alleged). If it's a life offense felony, they might be willing to come get you anywhere in the US; if it's for bad traffic tickets, they might not even be willing to go to the next county to get you.

But yes, that range can change. All the reporting agency needs to do is update LEIN / NCIS with the conditions.

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