Categories for Assault and Threat Crimes

Pretrial Detention, Poverty & Bail in the U.S.

January 7, 2020
Poverty & Bail Legal Consequences in the United States

Poverty is the primary factor in determining an individual’s legal consequences according to a Human Rights Watch report This report called “The Price of Freedom,” compiled by Human Rights Watch confirmed and bolstered by other studies conducted by experts from Harvard, Stanford, and Princeton which also found that holding individuals in jail before their trial […]

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The Definition and Implications of an Indictment in Monmouth County NJ

November 14, 2019
The Definition and Implications of an Indictment in Monmouth County NJ

Criminal Defense Attorneys Serving Clients Facing Indictments in West Long Branch, Red Bank, Tinton Falls and across the Monmouth County area. Indictment is the legal term for a formal accusation of a crime. According to the 5th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, a person may not be held for a capital crime unless they have […]

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What are my Civil Rights if arrested in Monmouth County NJ?

September 18, 2019
What are my Civil Rights if arrested in Monmouth County NJ?

Criminal Attorneys Serving Clients in Long Branch, Shrewsbury, Belmar, Tinton Falls and across Monmouth County. Being arrested for a crime or having a loved one arrested can be a very traumatic and scary experience for most of us. Given that for most contact with the criminal justice system is limited it is common not to […]

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Disclosure of Discovery and Exculpatory Evidence in Monmouth County Arrests

September 10, 2019
Tinton Falls Woman, Long Branch Man Accused of Murdering Friend, Burying Her in Backyard

Our trusted Criminal Defense Lawyers with in-depth knowledge about Criminal Justice System help their Clients in Monmouth County, NJ The justice system of this country operates under specific rules governing its procedures, just as there are binding laws under which all people and systems in this country must abide. In the case of the criminal […]

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Criminal Charges and Self Defense Attorneys Monmouth County NJ

September 1, 2019
West Long Branch Municipal Court

Criminal Defense Attorneys ensuring client´s tights in Old Bridge Township, Perth Amboy, Red Bank, Long Branch and across Monmouth, Ocean and Middlesex Counties Across the United States, there are laws that permit citizens to defend themselves or their occupied property (dependent upon the circumstances) when faced with a threat. Although some states may use an […]

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What are “Certain Persons” Weapons Charges in NJ?

April 27, 2018
Monmouth County NJ Certain Persons Weapons Charges Defense Attorneys

New Jersey and New York have some of the strictest gun regulations in the U.S. One such regulation is the limitation of “certain persons” from acquiring or owning weapons and/or firearms. Certain persons charges can range from second to fourth-degree felonies and carry severe penalties upon conviction. New Jersey lawmakers have put these statutes into […]

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Off-Duty Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Long Branch, NJ Vehicular Homicide

April 10, 2018
Monmouth County NJ DWI Defense Attorneys

On September 22nd, 2017, 66-year-old Karen Borkowski was struck by a vehicle while crossing Ocean Boulevard in Long Branch. Borkowski was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident according to nj.com. The driver of the vehicle was off-duty police detective Jake Pascucci. As a result of this accident, detective Pascucci has pled guilty to […]

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Simple Assault vs. Aggravated Assault

March 14, 2018
Monmouth County NJ Aggravated and Simple Assault Attorneys

New Jersey statutes break “assault” charges into two categories: aggravated assault and simple assault. These refer to physically violent assaults and are separate from other types of felony charges including sexual assault. Aggravated assault may result in maximum second-degree felony charges, potentially leading to ten (10) years in state prison. Simple assault charges are not considered felonies and […]

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Asbury Park Armed Robbery Ends in 65 Year Prison Sentence

February 9, 2018
Monmouth County NJ Violent Crimes Defense Attorneys

On October 21, 2014, Asbury Park local Mario Figueroa, 44, committed an act of armed robbery. First degree armed robbery carries a maximum sentence of 20 years in state prison. However, other weapons offenses and additional charges for violent actions of Figueroa in the interim proceedings has led to his prison time is more than […]

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Monmouth County NJ Man Charged with Robbery and Attempted Murder

November 10, 2016
Monmouth County NJ Man Charged with Robbery and Attempted Murder

Two years after an alleged shooting and robbery, a Monmouth County man has been charged with attempted murder. Inow Rainey of Eatontown, NJ was charged on Friday October 28th, with multiple counts including: Two counts of attempted murder, one count each of first degree armed robbery, first degree unlawful possession of a handgun, second degree […]

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