What “non-charge” mean on a old warrant under disposition?

Asked on November 2, 2014 under Criminal Law, Washington


S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 6 years ago | Contributor

Non-charge means that you were not charged with that particular criminal offense.  A reason might be stated such as insufficient evidence, etc. as to why the charge was dismissed.  It is possible that the charge may have been reduced to a lesser criminal offense.  Since this is an old warrant, it is possible that the statute of limitations may have expired and you can no longer be charged with the particular criminal offense.

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