What to Expect After You Bond Out of Jail on a Criminal Charge
Once you are arrested and transported to jail you likely be entitled to be released on bail. The arresting officer will prepare a report. He will submit the report to the state attorney who will review the report and decide
1) to file the charge as recommended by the officer
2) reduce or increase the charge
3) decide not to file the charge in which case the charges will be dismissed.
It is critically important to have an experienced criminal defense lawyer on your side during this process. An experience criminal defense lawyer can use this period to share your side of the story with the state attorney . Many times we can convince the state not to proceed against you.
If you have been arrested call Daniel j Fernandez at Fernandez and Hernandez attorneys 813-229-5353.