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County offers warrant forgiveness for the holidays

Original post made on Dec 1, 2014

People who failed to appear in court and want to avoid spending the holidays in jail can get a second chance.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, December 1, 2014, 11:58 AM

Comments (2)

Posted by Martin Omander
a resident of Rex Manor
on Dec 1, 2014 at 8:43 pm

Public policy should be driven by what works, not by ideology. I suspect most of my fellow Mountain View residents agree. If this program works, saves money and reduces the number of outstanding warrants, it's good policy.

Posted by Sparty
a resident of another community
on Dec 1, 2014 at 11:06 pm

Sparty is a registered user.

It's not going to save money... the police don't serve warrants on FTAs for shoplifting and unpaid moving violations

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