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Will I face less charges if I turn myself in with a warrant out for my arrest?

I currently have a warrant out for my arrest on current charges. If I turned myself in before being found, arrested, and brought in, would I face less charges in the long run?

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    Eric Sterkenburg | Law Office of Eric Sterkenburg
    16478 Beach Boulevard, No. 329
    Westminster, CA 92683
    (562) 477-6940
    If you have a warrant for your arrest, your best choice is to go with your attorney to the court and turn yourself in there. If you turn yourself into the police, you will be locked up.
    Answer Applies to: California - Replied: 4/9/2013
    Brendan M. Kelly | Law Office of Brendan M. Kelly
    1700 Farnam Street, Suite 2820
    Omaha, NE 68102
    (402) 455-1711
    It may not make any difference in the long run.
    Answer Applies to: Nebraska - Replied: 4/9/2013
    Jeff Yeh | Law Office of Jeff Yeh
    3810 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1110
    Los Angeles, CA 90010
    (213) 446-2495
    Instead, you should hire a lawyer to go to court to recall the warrant. A lawyer can do this without you present if it is a misdemeanor, so it is less risky for you.
    Answer Applies to: California - Replied: 4/8/2013
    Mark A. Manning | Mark A. Manning, PC.
    213 Paw Paw Street
    Paw Paw, MI 49079
    (269) 657-3191
    You can't be promised leniency simply because you turned yourself in, but the Courts do tend to take that into consideration especially in setting bail for your release while the case is pending. I would contact an Attorney now and retain him or her to help you negotiate the turn in and processing that typically will speed the matter along and avoid unnecessarily high bail.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 4/8/2013
    John F Brennan | Musilli Brennan Associates PLLC
    24001 Greater Mack
    St Clair Shores, MI 48080
    (586) 778-0900
    Most probably yes, and it will probably mean you will be released on bail.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 4/8/2013
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