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    Default How Long Do the Police Have to Get a Warrant

    My question involves criminal law for the state of: how long after someone pressed charges does police have to get a warrant

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    Default Re: Warrant

    depends what the crime is. Generally most statutes of limitations allow the DA at least 1 year to charge a crime and on the high end, there is often no SoL for crimes such as murder.

    the state makes a difference as well.

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