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Has she done this before?
Hi. I could offer that but it would rack up the cost to you and do nothing that we couldn't do online.
Oh yes, domestics are usually a load of nonsense. What did she allege on this occasion?
Yes, she can tell them that she isn't willing to support the prosecution but then they will summons her. If the child makes a retraction statement as well then they could prosecute her for perverting as they will say she has put pressure on her to retract. Depends how important her evidence is
They do sometimes allow people to retract and she doesn't have a history of doing this which is helpful. It depends on the nature of the allegation though.
There isn't enough information here to tell whether they would consider it.
If the daughter alleges a separate assault then they would consider action against the mother if she retracts.
I'm afraid there are no magic wands. Once you call the police now you lose control over the matter. The only way to avoid it is not to make reports to the police. Too late now of course but might be useful for the future.
Pushing is not really beating a person up though. That is the sort of thing that most of us do on occasions. If that is all she alleged they might let her retract.