Types of Crimes

Crimes against property are not as obvious as they sound. Although they deal with damage or theft of physical property, sometimes they also involve ha ... read more
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Terrorism, Crimes and Security
Terrorism is the use of violence and threats of violence against civilian targets, especially for political, religious or ideological purposes. The goal is intimidation or coercion. While not a specific crime, terrorism involves a constellation of crimes that lead to the loss of life and/or damage to ... Read more

Crimes Against a Person
Crimes against persons include crimes that cause a person physical harm. However, just the threat of harm counts as well. Your intentions at the time make a big difference. If you hurt someone by accident, it's still a crime, but penalties aren't as severe as they would be if you did it on purpose. Physical ... Read more

Crimes Against Public Safety
Crimes against public safety are those crimes that affect the public at large rather than specific individuals. If you're ever charged with a public safety crime, it's likely that you'll need to hire a criminal defense lawyer to defend you. Public Safety Laws Protect Minors No matter which part of the ... Read more

Crimes Against the Justice System
A "crime against the justice system" is any offense that interferes with the smooth operation of this system, essential to protecting the rights under law of all U.S. residents. For the most serious crimes against the federal and state justice systems, severe penalties are imposed. These crimes may be ... Read more

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The second defendant can still be found guility.  However, hiring a skilled criminal defense attorney would be helpful in negotiating a possible dismissal for the second defendant it would howeve ...Read more

You receive credir for all time served in jail or prision.  However, time spent on community control or probation does not count towards credit for a jail or prison sentence.

If you agree to hire an attorney and pay him/her a fee but fail to pay, then they will withdraw as your attorney. If you are asking what will happen to your case after they withdraw, I can not answer ...Read more

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Camden Criminal Lawyers Discuss Police Misconduct in New Jersey

Police misconduct is a major issue across the nation. Major cases have recently shed a nationwide light on this problem. Police brutality in New Jersey is just as much of an issue as it is elsewhere. ... Read more

Camden Criminal Lawyer Discusses the Process of Criminal Charges in New Jer

Criminal Charges: Initial Arrest and WarrantsWhen charged with a crime in New Jersey, it is important for the defendant to understand their rights and the procedures that they must go through in order ... Read more

Tents can be treated like any other residence for protection against search

Did you know that you are presumed to have the same level of privacy expectation in a zipped up tent –regardless of whether you are on private land or public land – as you are presumed to ... Read more

Camden Criminal Lawyer: Wrongfully Convicted Man Released from Prison

After spending eight years in prison, a man who was wrongfully convicted of a quadruple homicide as a teenager is finally going home. The man, now aged 23, was convicted in 2008 after giving a false c ... Read more

How do I get a court appointed lawyer?

Q: Charged with sex offense. My “lawyer” is threatening to withdraw his appearance 2 months before trial. I hired my lawyer because I was accused of some serious child molestation charges ... Read more

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