Violent Criminal Offenses
Seek Defense Representation from a Criminal Attorney in Reading, PA
A violent crime is one that involves the use of violence to accomplish the end goal. In the state of Pennsylvania, the penalties for a criminal conviction of a theft crime can result in some of the most severe penalties that this state issues. Among the many types of violent crimes that you could be charged with are the following:
- Domestic violence
- Aggravated assault
- Aggravated robbery
The crime of assault can include a number of offenses, such as causing bodily injury to another or causing another to fear imminent bodily injury. The penalties for conviction of this crime can include jail or prison time, fines, and other consequences. The crime of murder can include a number of extremely serious offenses, so it is crucial that you have skilled representation on your side to help you pursue the results that you need as you face this criminal charge. Team up with the best criminal lawyer in Reading to help defend against your charges.
You will need a Reading criminal attorney to effectively fight such serious charges. If you are convicted of the crime of first-degree murder, for example, you could face the death penalty in the state of Pennsylvania. In order for to obtain a death penalty sentence, the prosecution must show that there were aggravating circumstances involved in your case.
Aggravating circumstances can include a number of different offenses, such as the murder of a peace officer, a prior murder conviction, or one of many other actions.
Facing violent crime charges in Berks County?
I am Curtis E. Barnes, Attorney at Law, and I have years of experience in defending the criminally accused. I began my career serving as an assistant district attorney for three years, which means that I know how the prosecution works. This knowledge is a tremendous advantage to your case, especially if you are facing serious violent crime charges. Searching for a lawyer for your criminal case in Reading? As your lawyer, I can work to build a case that is specifically designed to fight the allegations of the prosecution. Contact a Berks County criminal defense laywer from my office today for the legal assistance that you need on your side. In addition to Reading, PA, I also offer representation for people in Berks County, Boyertown, Kutztown, Morgantown, and Wyomissing.