What happens when a police report is filed against you?

Answer Filing police reports against someone is only the beginning of a process. The eventual outcome of the report depends on the facts and specific circumstances. Either charges are filed or the matter ... Read More »

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What happens when a judgement is filed against you?

If you defend yourself in a debt lawsuit and lose or neglect to appear at the hearing after being sued, the judge will grant a judgment to the plaintiff. The plaintiff then becomes a "judgment cred... Read More »

Is a police report filed when child abuse has been reported?

Only if the police have been called. Usually children services will make a report of any kind of abuse.

What Happens When You File a False Police Report?

Knowingly filing a false police report is a criminal offense in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, states the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Persons making false polic... Read More »

Who is liable in a car accident where the driver at fault calls the police the other driver leaves the scene and no police report is filed?

The driver at fault is liable for the collision, regardless of the other driver's actions post-collision. The fleeing driver may later be brought up on Hit and Run or Leaving the Scene of an Accide... Read More »