How can I drop charges?

In the vast majority of cases, only the prosecution can drop charges (just like only the prosecutors can bring criminal charges).  Victims cannot simply "drop the charges."  It's the same reason that if a person wants to "press charges," it is not up to them.  The prosecutors are the only entity who brings charges and dismisses charges. 

That said, if you are the complaining party, we want to receive input and your feelings about how you want us to proceed through this process because your input could be valuable to the final outcome of the case.

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1. Who can I talk to about my case?
2. Why can't the District Attorney's Office give me legal advice?
3. What are arraignments?
4. Why can't I talk with an Assistant District Attorney about my case before arraignment?
5. Why can't I have the police report before being arraigned?
6. Do you have a public defender's office?
7. I was just charged with an OUI (Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol or Drugs) charge. What will happen to me?
8. How do I get bail conditions changed?
9. Why can't I get information on a case with my son or daughter (over 18) /wife / husband / boyfriend / girlfriend?
10. Do I have to show up in court because I got a subpoena?
11. How can I drop charges?
12. How do I contact District Court or Superior Court?