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Leon, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)
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I've been asked by the police to provide a statement

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Hi Pearl, I've been asked by the police to provide a statement regarding a crime hat may have been committed.
JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?
Customer: VIC Earlier this year at the end of Jan
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: I did not commit the crime I was in another room when the alleged crime took place and I had no idea that it was being committed or was committed until a friend told me about it two weeks later
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Yes something was reported but I don't know exactly what
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Leon replied 10 months ago.

My name is ***** ***** I am a NSW Solicitor. I will do my best to assist you with your question.

Expert:  Leon replied 10 months ago.

Good Afternoon

If you are not the party that made the statement and the court has not ordered that you be served with it the police are under no obligation to release it to you.

If you are charged, in order to get the statement you have to go to court and enter a plea of not guilty and the court will make the order that the police serve on you all the evidence that they rely on in the case. You will then get copies of all statements and facts.

Until then you only get the police information and the charge sheet.

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Expert:  Leon replied 10 months ago.

Good Morning.

Just checking to see if there is anything else I can assist you with? If not than you for using my services and take care