Charged With A Violent Crime In New Jersey?
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Violent Crime Charges In NJ
If you have been charged with a violent crime in New Jersey, you are up against the fight of your life (literally).
These charges will turn your world upside down and inside out.
A violent crime charge can destroy your career & even cause you to be publicly shamed in the press.
Not only will you lose everything that is meaningful to you, you will be facing serious prison time.
One of the reasons that violent crime charges are so serious is because defendants cannot apply for any of the probationary programs that New Jersey has to offer. PTI is off the table.
The legal options you have when facing a violent crime charge are few.
In many cases, you either plead guilty to a violent crime and go to prison or you take it to trial and win.
At our firm, we fight for more options.
What is an example of A Violent Crime in New Jersey?
- Aggravated Assault
- Armed Robbery
- Attempted Murder
- Home Invasion
- Sexual Assault
- Terroristic Threats
- Vehicular Homicide
One of the most commonly charged violent crimes in New Jersey is Aggravated Sexual Assault.
You will face serious prison time for sexually assaulting someone.
Sexual Assault crimes involve issues of consent. Was consent given? Would a reasonable person standing in your shoes believe that consent was given?
These cases involve “he-said, she-said” situations. They are difficult to win but worth the fight. If you are facing these charges, you’re facing a lengthy prison term.
In addition to prison, if you are convicted of a Sex crime, you will be labeled a “Sex Offender” and will get “Community Supervision for Life” (CSL). You will never be allowed to use the internet or have a social media account. Society will treat you as a monster and you can forget about getting a good job.
In short, life will never be the same for you.
It’s our job to prove your innocence.