St. George Violent Crimes Lawyer
Zealous Legal Representation Backed by 33+ Years of Experience
A recent upward trend in the prevalence of violent crimes in Utah has led law enforcement officials to “crack down” on these types of criminal offenses. In many cases, prosecutors will seek the maximum possible penalties for those convicted of violent crimes. These penalties may include life imprisonment and/or death.
If you or your loved one has been accused of or charged with a violent crime, it is absolutely crucial that you contact a St. George violent crimes attorney right away. With more than 33 years of experience and over 100 jury trial personally handled, I am prepared to aggressively fight for you and your rights. As my client, you will work directly with me at each stage of the legal process. My firm provides personalized and aggressive legal representation that you can rely on.
My major felony violent crime defenses in Washington County have included several aggravated kidnapping charges, four murder cases, two attempted murder cases, and an automobile homicide, in the past five years. I have the experience your loved one needs.
What Offenses Are Considered Violent Crimes?
There are many offenses that are considered “violent crimes.” These types of charges can be prosecuted at both the state and federal level and, as such, the exact penalties you may be facing range significantly.
Generally speaking, all of the following types of crimes can be considered violent crimes:
- Aggravated assault
- Assault with a deadly weapon
- Assault on a police officer
- Theft while armed with a dangerous weapon
- Aggravated kidnapping
- Unlawful detention
- Reckless endangerment
- Automobile homicide
- Aggravated rape
- Sexual assault
- Domestic violence assault
- Child abuse/abandonment
This list is not exhaustive; there are many other criminal offenses that fall under the umbrella of violent crimes. If you are facing charges for a violent crime, reach out to my firm as soon as possible to ensure that your rights are protected. As your St. George violent crimes defense attorney, I can answer your questions and address any concerns you may have.
Call (435) 228-7077 for a free and confidential consultation.
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