Do you need a Richmond Criminal Lawyer?
If you are facing criminal charges, you need the representation of an experienced Richmond Criminal Lawyer to advocate on your behalf. The attorneys at The Gee Law Firm understand the emotional stressful state you are in when charged with a criminal offense. Our firm handles all misdemeanor and felonies at the state level and have the resources and knowledge to help you build the strongest possible defense. If you have been charged with a criminal offense, don’t do delay contacting our office.
We have an extensive understanding of the criminal justice system and handle a myriad of cases such as:
- Drug crimes
- Assault & Battery
- Theft crimes
- Property offenses
- Traffic offenses
- Weapons crimes
- Larceny offenses
We value police officer’s dedication to protect and serve their communities. However, sometimes there are scenarios where police officers abuse their power when carrying out their duties. There are several different ways police misconduct can occur, and it’s important to know your rights as a citizen. Laws are in place to protect citizens from abuses of power, including police misconduct.
Dealing with police can be unsettling regardless of the situation. While it would be ideal that police misconduct wouldn’t be an issue, unfortunately in the United States right now, there continue to be cases calling for concern.
Police misconduct can occur in different types of situations. The most common cases usually involve:
- False arrest: A person believes that their 4th amendment right was violated
- Malicious Prosecution: A person believes their 14th Amendment was violated
- Excessive Force: A person feels that they were unnessarily physically harmed
- Failure to Intervene: A officer fails to protect a citizen from another officer that may be violating someone’s constitutional rights
Less common cases involve:
- Coerced false confessions
- Falsification of evidence
- Spoliation of evidence
- Police perjury
- Witness tampering
In any of these have occurred, it is important to talk to a Richmond criminal lawyer that understands your situation and your rights.
If you or a loved one are facing criminal charges, contact The Gee Law Firm today. The sooner you start working with us, the sooner we can begin analyzing the details surrounding your charge. Because your future is on the line, it is imperative that we gather all of the evidence, thoroughly research the law regarding your case, and diligently collect all of the facts.