Q: If police takes two years to turn case over to da office . Can I sue for not investigating.
I had a person walk in my yard point gun at me and said you know what I am here for . Then beat me with gun . Police came and two years later still had not helped me.
A: Under MS law, you would have only 1 year to sue a police department. However, they do not have a time line in which to complete an investigation as toward charging the person with a crime. Your injury claim may be barred against your neighbor as well as it is going to be defined as a intentional act which faces a 1 year statute of limitations. You need to seek counsel quickly in your area and see if you can still pursue the matter against your neighbor.
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