Searched when Arrested in NJ?
Police can conduct a warrantless search of your person and potentially your property if you are arrested for a crime in New Jersey. Such searches are permitted by a legal doctrine known as a “search incident to arrest.” Whether you are being arrested for a gun, drunk driving, drug possession, or another crime, you need... Read More»
Terroristic Threats and Domestic Violence: The Connection
Terroristic threats and domestic violence often overlap in New Jersey. In fact, terroristic threats is considered a “predicate act of domestic violence,” which means it is recognized under the law as a domestic violence crime if it occurs in the context of certain current or former relationships. When terroristic threats allegations ... Read More»
Two Charged with Intent to Distribute 31 Kilos of Heroin in Secaucus
Secaucus NJ Heroin Distribution Defense Attorneys New Jersey heroin laws are particularly harsh and aggressively enforced. New Jersey statute section 2C:35-10 criminalizes the possession of heroin in this state, even in the smallest amounts. Things can get even worse if you are found with more heroin on you or if you are found with ... Read More»
Should I Hire a Criminal Defense Lawyer?
If you are arrested or charged with a crime in New Jersey, you will likely have already missed days of work due to time spent in jail or with the police, you may be facing hefty fines and court fees, you may have lost your license, and you may be facing innumerable other related financial... Read More»
Allowing an Unlicensed Driver to Drive Your Car in New Jersey
They say that no good deed goes unpunished. This can certainly be true in New Jersey if you do a favor for a friend and loan her or him your car, only to later find out that your friend was driving without a valid license. You can be convicted of a traffic offense carrying stiff... Read More»
Internet Sex Crimes in New Jersey
New Jersey law enforcement agencies aggressively investigate and prosecute sex crimes committed over the internet. The penalties for these crimes can be incredibly severe. This article delves into several internet sex crimes commonly charged in the New Jersey and the potential consequences you might face if you convicted. If you have ... Read More»