Typical Felony prosecutions often play out in the same manner as Misdemeanors do.
If you are charged with a Minnesota Felony or Misdemeanor, your first, best move is to call a In a lot of cases, before any arrests are ever made, a police investigation is conducted; sometimes that can take weeks, at other times it can take mere minutes.
You don’t have to do the government’s work for them.
Cooperation with the police, providing them with information before you speak to a If you’ve watched even one second of “Law & Order” or the nightly news you know what an arrest looks, but do you know what you should do if you’re the one arrested?
If you learn one thing today, remember this: You are under no obligation to provide the government with any information – except your personal identification.
When an officer says that by cooperating you can make things “easier” – ask yourself this: Easier for who?
Easier for you – up against the all powerful government with its unlimited resources?
A Felony is the most serious type of crime that you can be charged with in the State of Minnesota.The potential punishment, if you are convicted of a Felony, is at a minimum – a sentence of more than a year in jail.