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I am sorry to hear about this situation. A capias warrant is a document that asks the police to arrest someone, often for failure to show up in court. This is given out if/when you fail to show up for a court hearing.
This can be due to any one of the following:
-you failed to show up for a traffic ticket
-you failed to show up for a criminal charge
-you failed to show up for a civil matter relating to family in most cases (which is unlikely, since it is normally called a bench warrant)
Normally someone in your situation can still show up for court if there is another court appearance and the Judge will not take you into custody, but you may be held in the "detained" area until your case is heard. But in serious cases, you may be taken into custody.
You can also call a bail bondsman and find out what the warrant is for, and if the warrant may be quashed by putting down a bond (if so, then is no likelihood of arrest provided that bond is paid).
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