Can I change part of my statement to the police in order to make it true?
Question Details: It's a domestic violence case where both sides were arrested. However, I wrote down that I went into the bedroom and locked the door and he took a candle holder and knocked out a door panel. When in fact it was him who went in the bedroom and I knocked the panel out. I just to make it right before my or his court date
Talk to a criminal defense lawyer before you do anything: this was not a harmless error, but rather goes to who used what kind of force. You filed a false police report and could face liability for that; you want a lawyers guidance and assistance in making this right.
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