California Juvenile Crimes Attorney
Is your child facing criminal charges? Time is NOT on your side!
Being arrested for a crime in California can be a scary and nerve-wracking experience, but there is an added panic when the person being charged with the crime is a child. When your child or a juvenile faces criminal charges, family members may panic, the school may take an issue with it, and you may worry that their record could be ruined. Even worse, depending on the crime, if a juvenile is convicted it can mean jail time, hefty fines, and potentially ruin future job aspects. Fortunately, it does not have to be that way, and you or your child do not face these charges alone! Let Weber Law work to create a strong defense and advocate for your child in the court room. Call Weber Law today.
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Juvenile Crimes in California
Types of California Juvenile Crime Charges
There are numerous charges involving juvenile crimes in California that include but are not limited to:
• Underage drinking;
• Underage possession of marijuana; or
• Other crimes that are illegal no matter the age. Juveniles are still capable of committing crimes that are illegal for adults to commit as well.
Juvenile crimes in California can be misdemeanors or felonies, depending on the crime that is committed which means the sentence range as well and could include fines up to $10,000.00 or imprisonment, or both. The circumstances around the crime the juvenile is charged for, their prior criminal record, and their age can play a role in the significance of your sentence. Whether it is their first offense or not, it is important to have an attorney who can explain the potential consequences of being charged with the crime.
Additionally, some California juvenile crimes can be charged together, which add to the severity of the sentence. An example of this includes underage drinking and possession of marijuana. There are sometimes instances where a charge can be dropped or lessened, or just one charge be kept with the other dropped, but it is important to have an attorney who knows how to navigate the criminal justice system and how to take those actions.
If your child or someone you know has been charged with a juvenile crime in California, it is important to speak to an experienced criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. The more time we have to work on your case, the more we can provide you the best possible defense. Depending on the charges you face, we can frame a defense around the intent you had, or even being falsely accused. We can also look at the aspects of the arrest or the citation, such as if the police illegally searched your child’s belongings, or that the police not having probable cause to search your child’s property. We will do everything that we can to get the charges dropped, reduced, or get the sentenced reduced. While getting acquitted, having the charge reduced, or getting the sentence reduced are all options, those options require a thorough understanding of the law.
Even as a Defendant, you still have Rights! Make sure yours were not violated!
Even as an individual facing criminal charges, you have rights, and it is important to know those rights and make sure that they were not violated in any way when you were arrested or charged. Without extensive knowledge of your rights when it comes to police searches, Miranda rights, and your rights when it comes to arrest, it is extremely difficult to get a dismissal or reduction. Do not try to fight these charges on your own—Weber Law is ready to help you today.
Contact Weber Law immediately if you or your family have been arrested on a juvenile crimes charge. We offer a free confidential case evaluation – serving Los Angeles and the surrounding areas.
How Can WEBER LAW Help You?
Weber Law knows how overwhelming it can be when your child is facing charges and you need legal assistance. An experienced defense attorney can help you to determine what your child’s rights and options are. It is in your best interest to speak with an attorney who can explain the criminal justice process to you. Weber Law will go over all the possible outcomes of your child’s case, let you know what the next best step is, and keep you informed through the whole process. We have a team of experienced and confident attorneys ready to advocate for you and your child. Our team of knowledgeable lawyers have successfully defended clients for many years, and we are ready to defend your child.
If your child or a juvenile you know has been charged with a juvenile crime in the State of California, contact Weber Law today to find out what to do next.
A Los Angeles, California Criminal Defense Attorney Can Help You
Weber Law will aggressively fight for your rights. Contact us today!
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