Violent Crimes

Phoenix Violent Crime Defense Attorney

Arizona Violent Crime Defense Lawyer

As an experienced Maricopa County DUI and Criminal Defense Attorney and former prosecutor, James Novak has handled and defended many violent crime cases. Arizona Convictions can involve serious consequences. In Phoenix, and other cites in Arizona, violent crimes may include uses a weapon or dangerous instrument or causing then physical harm or injury. James Novak, of the Law Office of James Novak is a former Maricopa County Prosecutor who has a vast amount of experience in handling violent crime cases. James Novak is very familiar with the Arizona Court Systems, Laws related to violent crime charges, and most importantly the Defenses that can be used to how to protect your constitutional rights, your freedom and your future. James Novak knows how to mount a thorough and aggressive Defense for such Arizona criminal charges, to get the best possible outcome in your case.

A violent crime is a dangerous crime against a victim. Arizona hands out harsh sentences for these types of crimes All violent crimes call for prison sentencing and additional punishments for aggravated sentencing under A.R.S. 13-706 for serious, violent, or aggravated offenses, is also applied to you if you have a clean record with no prior convictions.

Violent crime convictions include punishments of to paying restitution to the victim, perform community service, anger management classes, probation, criminal record, jail or prison and severe penalties. If you have been charged with any violent crime you will need strong legal representation such as that provided by the Law Office of James Novak to defend any Phoenix or Arizona Violent Crime or similar Arizona Criminal charges.

Arizona Violent Crime Investigation

The investigation of violent crime in Arizona is very aggressive and thorough. Arizona police are trained to investigate and arrest those who are suspected of violent crimes.

The police will stop at nothing when they receive a report of the alleged commission of an Arizona violent crime. They will investigate the scene of the incident for any and all physical evidence, they’ll question any witnesses who may have seen what happened and they’ll press the accused aggressively in order to obtain a statement that will help the police and prosecution build their case for an Arizona violent crime conviction. James Novak counters such investigation with defense techniques and evidence. He builds a strong wall of defense for your side of story and presentation of evidence and facts to defend you.

If you are confronted by the police remember that you have a Constitution right to remain silent and the right to have an attorney present during questioning. Use it! Before you begin to provide statements you need to make use of these rights with the knowledge that doing so cannot be held against you. In terms of how to secure legal representation, you need to contact the Arizona violent crimes attorney James Novak today to schedule a FREE initial consultation to protect your rights.

Arizona Violent Crime Charges

James Novak, of The Law Office of James Novak, PLLC is a violent crimes defense attorney in Maricopa County.

As a highly skilled former prosecutor and experienced criminal defense attorney, he will provide you with a strong defense for your charges.

No matter how serious your charges, you are entitled to a defense, and due process. James Novak will protect your rights, make sure you are treated fairly and tailor a defense based on the unique circumstances of your case.

If you face violent crime charges, your future and freedom are in jeopardy. Serious and violent crimes are subject to aggravated sentencing in Arizona under A.R.S. 13- 706.

Examples of some types of offenses that fall within this category include:

  • Homicide;
  • Manslaughter;
  • Felony Assault;
  • Sexual Assault;
  • Dangerous crimes against children;
  • Armed Robbery;
  • Arson to a building or structure while it is occupied;
  • First degree burglary;
  • Kidnapping;
  • Drive by shootings;
  • Participating in a criminal syndicate or street gang crimes;
  • Aggravated assault with a dangerous or deadly weapon

If you face any serious or violent crime charges it is important that you retain representation by a strong legal advocate on your behalf.

Call James Novak, of the Law Office of James Novak today at (480) 413-1499 for your free initial consultation if you have active charges in Tempe, Mesa, Gilbert, Chandler, Phoenix, or Scottsdale Arizona.