Defendant claims he spoke to police on June 13 but criminal complaint was filed on July 1. Defendant approved the precise wording of the criminal complaint on July 1, before detective signed it. When does SoL start to run? June 13 or July 1?
The SOL commences on the date of the commission of the crime pursuant to CPL 30.10 which can be found at:
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It starts on the day of the alleged crime.
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