Can i call the cops pr send them a video saying i did the crime not the other person

Asked about 2 years ago - Coatesville, PA

i got in a car accident and took off my friend took the blame can i call them and take ownership so they dont get the fines

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would that be possible with out me going in

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  1. Charles Thomas Jr.

    Contributor Level 16

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    Answered . Yes, you can tell the police you did it, but (1) they don't have to believe you, (2) you place yourself at risk of going to jail, and (3) it might not even get your friend off the hook — they might decide to charge both of you.

    My absolutely infallible and perfectly free advice — don't do it.

  2. Michelle A. Fioravanti

    Pro

    Contributor Level 12

    Answered . Why, oh why, would you want to do this??? But if you insist, PLEASE talk to an attorney first.

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