Ann Arbor Criminal Attorney - FAQ Series
Q. I'm being investigated for a crime in Ann Arbor, but not charged yet - what does this mean? This means that the police department is still gathering information on your case. Once the investigation is completed, the information will be turned over to the prosecutor who will determine whether or not to charge you with a crime. The police department may have an influence over the charges, but the final decision is made by the prosecutor. It's important to speak with an attorney during this time, because you need information, and an opportunity to provide additional information, which could help avoid charges or more series consequences.