Question: Why did I get a letter of arraignment five months after the DUI Stop in Encino, CA?

Answer: In a misdemeanor case, including a misdemeanor VC 23152 DUI case, the prosecutor has a year from the arrest to actually file the charges.

Phil Hache,

Criminal Defense & DUI Attorney
Handling DUI and Criminal matters throughout Courts in Southern California including Van Nuys, CA, San Fernando, CA, Burbank, CA Glendale, CA Pasadena, CA Metropolitan Court, Bellflower, CA, Alhambra, CA, Malibu, CA, Compton, CA, Santa Clarita, CA, Airport Court, Chatsworth, CA Inglewood, CA, Los Angeles, CA and other Courts.