There are different kinds of offences, which result in different processes.
There are different types of offences that police might investigate. These differ according to their severity, and the process that occurs after you’re charged differs as well. The two major types of offence are indictable matters and summary matters.
The Next Step
Regardless of the nature of the offence with which you’re charged, it’s important to exercise your right to remain silent. Contacting a lawyer as soon as possible can be a helpful step towards understanding your options. Brooke Winter Solicitors have a team of experienced lawyers who can travel to represent you, wherever you are in QLD.