Form MC 229 Motion, Affidavit, and Bench Warrant - Michigan

Form MC229 or the "Motion, Affidavit, And Bench Warrant" is a form issued by the Michigan Courts.

The form was last revised in March 1, 2016 and is available for digital filing. Download an up-to-date Form MC229 in PDF-format down below or look it up on the Michigan Courts Forms website.

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Original - Police
Copy - Court
Approved, SCAO
Additional copies as needed
STATE OF MICHIGAN
CASE NO.
MOTION, AFFIDAVIT,
JUDICIAL DISTRICT
AND BENCH WARRANT
JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
COUNTY PROBATE
ORI
Court telephone no.
Court address
MI-
Police Report No.
Plaintiff
Defendant(s)/Probationer
The People of the State of Michigan
v
CTN
SID
DOB
Civil
Criminal
Current Charge
TCN
Probate
Juvenile
In the matter of
A motion and affidavit is not required when the
MOTION AND AFFIDAVIT
bench warrant is issued on the judge's own motion.
I request that a bench warrant be issued and
Name of respondent
be arrested and
held in contempt for failure to appear.
held in contempt for the following reasons:
(Specify in the space below)
brought to court for arraignment on the following alleged probation violation:
(Specify in the space below)
This affidavit is made on my personal knowledge and, if sworn as a witness, I can testify competently to the facts in this affidavit.
Signature
Subscribed and sworn to before me on
,
County, Michigan.
Date
My commission expires:
Signature:
Notary public/Deputy clerk
Date
Notary public, State of Michigan, County of
BENCH WARRANT
Respondent failed to comply with an order of this court.
TO ANY PEACE OFFICER OR COURT OFFICER AUTHORIZED TO MAKE ARREST, I order you to arrest:
Full name (type or print)
Date of birth*
DLN
Address
City
State
Zip
Sex*
Eye color
Hair color
Height
Weight
Race*
Scars, tattoos, etc.
*
These items must be filled in for the police/sheriff to enter on LEIN; the other items are not required but are helpful.
Bring the respondent before the court immediately, or respondent may be released when a cash or surety bond in the amount of
$
is posted for personal appearance before the court at its next session.
Date
Judge
Bar no.
RETURN
I have, on
, taken respondent into custody as ordered by this warrant.
Date
Date
Peace officer
MOTION, AFFIDAVIT, AND BENCH WARRANT
MCR 3.606
MC 229 (3/16)
Original - Police
Copy - Court
Approved, SCAO
Additional copies as needed
STATE OF MICHIGAN
CASE NO.
MOTION, AFFIDAVIT,
JUDICIAL DISTRICT
AND BENCH WARRANT
JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
COUNTY PROBATE
ORI
Court telephone no.
Court address
MI-
Police Report No.
Plaintiff
Defendant(s)/Probationer
The People of the State of Michigan
v
CTN
SID
DOB
Civil
Criminal
Current Charge
TCN
Probate
Juvenile
In the matter of
A motion and affidavit is not required when the
MOTION AND AFFIDAVIT
bench warrant is issued on the judge's own motion.
I request that a bench warrant be issued and
Name of respondent
be arrested and
held in contempt for failure to appear.
held in contempt for the following reasons:
(Specify in the space below)
brought to court for arraignment on the following alleged probation violation:
(Specify in the space below)
This affidavit is made on my personal knowledge and, if sworn as a witness, I can testify competently to the facts in this affidavit.
Signature
Subscribed and sworn to before me on
,
County, Michigan.
Date
My commission expires:
Signature:
Notary public/Deputy clerk
Date
Notary public, State of Michigan, County of
BENCH WARRANT
Respondent failed to comply with an order of this court.
TO ANY PEACE OFFICER OR COURT OFFICER AUTHORIZED TO MAKE ARREST, I order you to arrest:
Full name (type or print)
Date of birth*
DLN
Address
City
State
Zip
Sex*
Eye color
Hair color
Height
Weight
Race*
Scars, tattoos, etc.
*
These items must be filled in for the police/sheriff to enter on LEIN; the other items are not required but are helpful.
Bring the respondent before the court immediately, or respondent may be released when a cash or surety bond in the amount of
$
is posted for personal appearance before the court at its next session.
Date
Judge
Bar no.
RETURN
I have, on
, taken respondent into custody as ordered by this warrant.
Date
Date
Peace officer
MOTION, AFFIDAVIT, AND BENCH WARRANT
MCR 3.606
MC 229 (3/16)
Original - Police
Copy - Court
Approved, SCAO
Additional copies as needed
STATE OF MICHIGAN
CASE NO.
MOTION, AFFIDAVIT,
JUDICIAL DISTRICT
AND BENCH WARRANT
JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
COUNTY PROBATE
ORI
Court telephone no.
Court address
MI-
Police Report No.
Plaintiff
Defendant(s)/Probationer
The People of the State of Michigan
v
CTN
SID
DOB
Civil
Criminal
Current Charge
TCN
Probate
Juvenile
In the matter of
A motion and affidavit is not required when the
MOTION AND AFFIDAVIT
bench warrant is issued on the judge's own motion.
I request that a bench warrant be issued and
Name of respondent
be arrested and
held in contempt for failure to appear.
held in contempt for the following reasons:
(Specify in the space below)
brought to court for arraignment on the following alleged probation violation:
(Specify in the space below)
This affidavit is made on my personal knowledge and, if sworn as a witness, I can testify competently to the facts in this affidavit.
Signature
Subscribed and sworn to before me on
,
County, Michigan.
Date
My commission expires:
Signature:
Notary public/Deputy clerk
Date
Notary public, State of Michigan, County of
BENCH WARRANT
Respondent failed to comply with an order of this court. A bench warrant to arrest the respondent has issued on this date.
Respondent was described as follows:
Full name (type or print)
Date of birth*
DLN
Address
City
State
Zip
Sex*
Eye color
Hair color
Height
Weight
Race*
Scars, tattoos, etc.
*
These items must be filled in for the police/sheriff to enter on LEIN; the other items are not required but are helpful.
Bring the respondent before the court immediately, or respondent may be released when a cash or surety bond in the amount of
$
is posted for personal appearance before the court at its next session.
Date
Judge
Bar no.
MEMORANDUM COPY - NOT TO BE USED FOR ARREST
TO THE COURT CLERK: When the original charge in a criminal case is more than a 92-day misdemeanor or felony and the defendant
has not been sentenced or discharged, advise the Michigan State Police Criminal Justice Information Center of this Motion and Bench
Warrant Memorandum as required under MCL 769.16a.
MOTION, AFFIDAVIT, AND BENCH WARRANT
MCR 3.606
MC 229 (3/16)

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