Kidnapping is an extremely serious crime that involves the unlawful taking of another person without their consent. These crimes are usually violent and individuals who are charged with kidnapping need the creative defense that I can provide.
A person who steals property valued at more than $1,000 will be considered guilty of grand theft unless a criminal attorney is successful in fighting their charges. If you or someone you know has been charged with grand theft, you need my dedicated help.
This misdemeanor crime can be punishable by fines up to $1,000 and a year in prison in county jail. If you are charged with petty theft, you can fight your charges with the help of a dedicated criminal defense attorney.
Burglary is the crime of entering a building with the intention of committing a theft or another felony crime. Idaho law states that if you have entered a premise with the intention of committing theft, then you have committed the crime of burglary regardless of whether you actually carried out the theft.
Have you been charged with robbery? You could face anywhere from five years to life in prison if you are convicted, and you must take action to defend your rights and your freedom.
Fraud crimes involve the willing, knowing, and intentional deception of another for the purpose of unlawful gain. These charges should not be taken lightly, and I can help you fight your charges in the courtroom.
The criminal act of forgery involves the willing and intentional defrauding of another person through false means by altering or forging any type of currency, document, or another item. If you are convicted of this crime, you could spend up to 14 years in state prison.
Rape, indecent exposure, and other sex crimes are serious criminal charges that can impact your relationships, your reputation, and your freedom. If you have been accused of a sex crime, call me for the strong legal defense you need in Boise or anywhere else in Idaho.
If you have resisted arrest from a police officer, you may face an additional charge for resisting arrest in addition to the original criminal offense. These situations can be difficult to interpret, and you need a committed attorney who will fight for your innocence.
Individuals who are convicted of a crime are usually placed on parole and required to abide by the requirements of their probation. If you have been accused of violating probation, you must fight to defend your rights against penalties like additional jail time and others.
You may be charged with obstruction of justice if you have tampered with a witness, fraudulently reported a crime, resisted arrest, or provided false information. These charges are extremely serious and cannot be taken lightly.
If you are convicted of a crime as a juvenile, your conviction will remain with you for the rest of your life and may hinder your ability to secure a college scholarship or a certain job in the future. If the crime is severe enough, a juvenile may be liable for harsh penalties such as jail time.
The law in Idaho states that it is illegal to enter into private territory without the knowledge and permission of the owner. It is also illegal to trespass onto acreage that has a "No Trespassing" sign posted. If you have been accused of this crime, call me for the dedicated experience you need.
The state of Idaho takes vandalism charges very seriously, and people who are charged with this crime will face misdemeanor or felony penalties such as jail time, probation, and community service. Vandalism can include graffiti, breaking windows, ransacking property, damaging mailboxes, slashing tires, and other activities.
Are you looking to appeal a criminal conviction? I have extensive experience helping individuals achieve appeals for false charges and convictions, and I will fight tirelessly to help you.
If you have been convicted of a criminal charge, you may be able to have your criminal record cleared through the process of expungement. Having a criminal record can severely impact your ability to purchase a new home, secure a new job and pursue higher education, and I will fight to help you achieve expungement.
I provide reliable answers to your questions about criminal defense and explain what happens after you have been accused of a crime.
Tenacious Criminal Lawyer in Boise
If you currently find yourself in a situation where you are facing criminal charges, you cannot afford to leave your future up to chance. This is not the time to work with a green, untried lawyer - you need a Boise criminal defense lawyer who is experienced and resourceful to ensure that your future has the dynamic defense that it deserves. At my firm -- Charles Crafts, Attorney at Law -- I have the experience and the knowledge that you deserve; do not hesitate to contact my office and secure my legal guidance.
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