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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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 »

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.

Will it go on your insurance as a claim if a police report is filed but you pay for the repairs to the other person's car yourself?

Answer It will not go against your insurance because a claim has not been filed only a police report.

Can one party sue another if an auto accident was on private property and no police report was filed and no statements were signed admitting fault?

Answer You can sue, but it really will end up being a "he said" "she said" scenario and may end up that everyone has to pay for their own damages. Before you spend legal expenses, see if it is real... Read More »