What Charges Are Filed Against Me?

Criminal charges are filed by the Napa County District Attorney or her Deputies in an accusatory pleading. Pleadings in criminal cases take one of three forms (Complaint, Information or Indictment). The accusatory pleading (Complaint, Information or Indictment) will have the information about the alleged offense, including the applicable California Code section of the crime. You can look up many of the California Code section(s):