Q: Can a warrant be withheld, unknown to the person on probation, until his probation is up, then serve him with it ?
Is it legal to have the opportunity to serve a warrant, but withhold it for over a year?
A: It depends on the circumstances. If someone like your probation officer who knows your whereabouts and sees you every month has the warrant and doesn’t serve it on you that would be an issue. If someone has been trying to find you for a year but could not find you that would be a different issue.
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