I agree with the other attorneys. The State Attorney makes the decision as to what charges to file.
The arresting officer makes the decision as to what charges someone is arrested for. The State Attorney has a lot of discretion to charge them with different charges, the same ones, or to drop them entirely. They're supposed to look over the police report(s), talk to witnesses, and use their legal knowledge to determine what the correct charges are.
That being said, some State Attorneys will often just file whatever charges a person is arrested for, either because they are they have a ton of cases, they trust the cops, they're lazy, or they don't want to challenge the cop's decision.
Good luck. Make sure you have a good lawyer; those are serious charges.
The state attorney, that is the prosecutor, makes the decision about what to charge you with.
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I agree with Ms Morcroft with an addition, retain an attorney.
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This is a good question. Many times the police make the original charge but it is always up to the State Attorney's Office to determine what the formal charge will be since they file the charging document called an Information. These look like serious charges. I think it would be a good idea if you retain your own attorney. If you need my help call 407-831-3434.
The State Attorney's Office decides what charges will actually be filed against you. After the arrest affidavit and all relevant evidence is reviewed , the State Attorney determines what charges they have a reasonable likelihood of proving. They can drop all charges, add entirely new charges or modify the charges that you are actually arrested on. They do this through filing a document called an "Information" You may want to consult with an attorney in your area because if you are cahrged with different offense from what you bonded out on then your bond may need to be addressed with the court. They may make you post an additional bond.