Tolling Sexual Assault Cases in New Jersey Schools and Campuses

This year has broken records of the past 10 years combined with the highest sexual assault cases. In 2013, 94 cases were reported with the campus security and/or law enforcement agencies. The incidents include the victims of sexual assault, sodomy and rape. Sarah McMahon says that this figure is very small relative to the studies conducted, which Continue Reading...

New Jersey Cops Attacked By 2 Criminals on Thanksgiving

This episode took place at Target stores on 27th November, when New Jersey police officers were appointed at Target in order to support the existing security personnel in checking customer receipts while they were departing from the store. Occasions like Thanksgiving witnesses a heavier crowd than usual days; therefore, to keep up with the Continue Reading...

DWI

Photograph of New Jersey man being arrested for DWI

Choosing The Right NJ DWI Attorney Is Your Best Option Driving while intoxicated (“DWI”) charges are very serious whether your case involves alcohol or drugs. The primary reason is because New Jersey imposes stiff penalties for those who are found guilty for driving under the influence, including a driver’s license suspension, thousands of dollars Continue Reading...

Weapon Violations

Photograph of Weapons seized in New Jersey

New Jersey law imposes serious consequences for those convicted of weapons violations, especially when they involve a firearm or handgun. The penalties only escalate if the charge involves someone who is a certain person not to have a weapon or the weapon is possessed for an unlawful purpose. These cases often carry mandatory state prison sentences Continue Reading...

Drug Crimes

Photograph of Drugs

Whether you have been charged personal possession or distribution of drugs like heroin, marijuana or prescription medication, the ramifications of a conviction will be sobering. You will not only have a criminal record for years to come, if not permanently, but also face penalties that include jail, thousands of dollars in fines, and a suspension Continue Reading...

Assault Offenses

Photograph of Assault Offense involving NJ Housewive

Skilled Lawyers For The Defense Of New Jersey Assault Charges One of the more serious categories of crimes in New Jersey are assault offenses. Prosecutors and judges tend to keep a tight leash on these types of charges because they can tend to demonstrate a propensity to engage in violent behavior. There is often less flexibility in terms of plea Continue Reading...

Domestic Violence

Photo of Rihanna after Domestic Violence by Chris Brown

There are few areas of criminal law that have received as much attention in recent years that domestic violence. Whether it was the Ray Rice case or just coincidental refocus on this subject, there is no mistaking just how serious Family and Criminal Court Judges, not to mention prosecutors and police, take those who cause this abuse. Anyone who Continue Reading...

Theft & Fraud Charges

FBI Chart of Breakdown of Theft Offenses

A broad range of criminal offenses fall under the category of theft and fraud charges. Although there are many consequences of a conviction for this type of crime, a major one is the fact that it portrays the accused as someone who is dishonest. This can have extreme ramifications when it comes to seeking employment, applying for loans, or anything Continue Reading...