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Understanding Violent Crimes in Colorado
You can face violent crime charges under a wide variety of circumstances. Although you are innocent until proven guilty, police and court officials can be very unsympathetic to your explanations. Depending on the crime that the state charges you with, you will be facing a different offenses and unique possible penalties.
In most circumstances, the state considers the following offenses violent crimes:
- Assault or Battery
- Domestic Violence
- Burglary or Home Invasion
- Armed Robbery
- Sexual Assault
- Attempted Murder
Many violent crimes are charged as felonies, although some are misdemeanors. A Class 1 Felony is the most serious and can carries penalties that include up to life in prison. Even a Class 6 Felony, a lesser conviction, carries significant jail time and financial penalties.
Contact Experienced Legal Counsel Today
Violent crimes have a strong stigma associated with them and many people will make assumptions about your behavior and your intentions. Do not let it bother you. We are here to defend your criminal case and make sure we share your side of the story. At Fife Luneau, P.C., we have over 30 years of combined experience and have defended thousands of cases. Put our experience to work for your future and your family.
Contact the Denver violent crimes attorneys at Fife Luneau, P.C. to find a defense solution for your violent crime charge. Schedule your free consultation by calling (720) 408-7130 today.
Fife Luneau, P.C. is one of the most respected law firms when it comes to DUI and criminal related cases. We have a remarkable track record up and down the Front Range, successfully handling some of the most complex cases.
- Acquitted of All Charges DUI Acquittal
- Dismissed Careless Driving
- Dismissed Careless Driving
- Dismissed Attempted Murder, Assault, Menacing with a Deadly Weapon, Distribution of Marijuana
- Dismissed Assault in the Third Degree (Domestic Violence)
How should I choose a Denver criminal defense attorney?A: First and foremost, your lawyer should be confident and knowledgeable in their practice. You should always feel comfortable with discussing the details of your situation and your freedom and your rights should be your counsel’s top priority. At Fife Luneau, P.C., our team has a true passion for what we do, and our experience and zealous advocacy is a testament to this. We have a proven track record for results and will always fight for your best interest.
How much are your legal fees?A: Fife Luneau, P.C. handles cases on an upfront flat-fee schedule that is determined based on how severe your charges, how complex the case, and whether you need to go to trial. We will discuss all issues with you beforehand, and once you agree to our fees, we’ll hold your money in a trust on your behalf. This way we can focus on your matter and not on money. Our firm also accepts all major credit cards.
After an arrest, what are my rights?A: Every U.S. citizen is granted certain rights by the Constitution. These include the face that you are innocent until proven guilty, and that burden is put on the prosecution. After you have been charged, you have the right to a public trial, skilled counsel of your choosing or a court-appointed lawyer, if needed, the right to remain silent to protect yourself from incrimination, the right to cross-examine the accused, the right to testify, or not, and the right to an appeal.