Imagine being a retired pastor, coach, or teacher and receiving a call from a detective that goes something like this: Detective: Mr. Smith, this is Detective Jones from the Des Moines Police Department? Mr. Smith: Uh, hello. Detective: I’d like to talk to you about a young lady named Little Jenny? Mr. Smith: You’ll have […]
The statute of limitations is the time frame from which a crime has been committed to when the State must file the trial information against the accused. If the trial information has not been filed within the statute of limitations the case must be dismissed.