There are a number of serious crimes that can be categorized as violent. These are offenses that include the use of force with a weapon or just the threat of physical harm. Included are: assault, murder, rape/sexual assault, aggravated assault, domestic battery, resisting arrest, battery to a law enforcement official, robbery, armed robbery, and home invasion or burglary.
If you or someone you know has been charged with a violent crime, you need an experienced and tenacious legal defense. Prosecutors often seek serious penalties for these violent crimes. For this reason, it is imperative that you retain a criminal defense attorney experienced in defending violent crimes to combat the charges against you and work towards a desirable outcome.
If you have been arrested or charged with a violent crime, contact Lombard Law at (310) 399-3259 or by email.