What You Should Do If You Are Arrested Part 2 of 2 | Criminal Defense Attorney Fort Myers/Naples


  1. You will most likely be transported to a local precinct or holding facility;
  1. You will be processed (including ‘mug shots’ & ‘finger prints’);
  1. You may be given an ‘Appearance Ticket’ and directed to appear at Court on a later date or you may be held until you can be seen by a Judge (this may take anywhere from 12 to 24 hours);
  2. If you are held, you will be arraigned before a Judge and he/she will decide to release you or set bail;
  1. If you are released on your own recognizance (ROR), you will be directed to return to Court at a later date;
  1. You may be released pending certain conditions including a requirement that you report to probation or a Temporary Order of Protection may be issued;
  1. If bail is set, a friend or family member must post the specified amount before you will be released.

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