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How long do police have to arrest you for a crime?

They've been investigating the murder for 2 years now and interviewed me 3 times. Is the statue of limitations up soon for how long they have to arrest me for it? How much longer do I have to worry about this?


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    Victor Rivera | Rivera Legal Group, PLLC
    1011 Surrey Lane
    Flower Mound, TX 75022
    (214) 646-3236
    There is no statute of limitations on murder in Texas.
    Answer Applies to: Texas - Replied: 3/12/2013
    Randy M. Lish | Randy M. Lish, Attorney at Law
    2155 N. Freedom Blvd.
    Provo, UT 84604
    (801) 235-9400
    It depends on the jurisdiction and the crime. In many states, there is no statute of limitations for murder. Other crimes may have a statute of limitation of 4 to 6 years.
    Answer Applies to: Utah - Replied: 3/12/2013
    Christopher G Humphrey | Law Office of Christopher G Humphrey PC
    P.O. Box 4216
    Cheyenne, WY 82003
    (307) 222-2448
    There is no statute of limitations in Wyoming. They can arrest you years later.
    Answer Applies to: Wyoming - Replied: 3/12/2013
    Mark Thiessen | Mark Thiessen, Attorney at Law
    1017 Heights Blvd.
    Houston, TX 77008
    (713) 428-2322
    The statute of limitations is usually 2 years.
    Answer Applies to: Texas - Replied: 3/12/2013
    Craig Andersen | Andersen Law PLLC
    10000 NE 7th Ave Suite 330B
    Vancouver, WA 98685
    (360) 397-0111
    There is no Statute of Limitations on Murder. Since it is the ultimate crime, so to speak, the legislature has determined that there should be no time limit to prosecute. What I can reccomend is you stop talking to police about this matter. Time is on your side in the sense that witnesses get old, die or otherwise forget. You may yet dodge the bullet by keeping quiet and refusing to submit to any searches.
    Answer Applies to: Washington - Replied: 3/12/2013
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