Vacaville, CA asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for California

Q: It says in my case doj disposition of arrest. What’s the meaning?

Can they do court date and warrant of arrest together? I had a felony case (assault) and now they gave me news about having a court date and warrant of arrest. The arraignment hadn’t happen yet. What’s the meaning of them doing court date and warrant of arrest?

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

A: Normally when you are arrested/cited, you are given a court date.

Sometimes the DA takes awhile to file and it is filed as a Bench warrant AND you don’t receive notice…. Months or years later when you are stopped for speeding they run your record and put you in custody …

It’s CS and shouldn’t happen.

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