Phoenix Assault Lawyers and Violent Crime Attorneys
Any criminal charge is a very serious matter. Those involving violent crimes are of particular consequence, as your freedom and reputation are on the line. Fortunately, you are not alone. AZ Criminal Defense Group can connect you with a participating assault lawyer or violent crime attorney practicing in areas of violent crimes.
AZ Criminal Defense Group can connect you with local assault lawyers for defense against all violent crimes
What is a Violent Crime?
You may be wondering what constitutes a violent crime. This is an umbrella term that is used to classified a number of crimes that involve the accusation of perceived or actual physical force by the defendant. For more information on common criminal charges that fall under this category, please explore below.
Defined under A.R.S. §13-1203, the crime of assault occurs when a person, through either knowing or reckless means, causes physical injury or the threat of physical injury to another party.
Defined under A.R.S. §13-3601,”Domestic Violence Assault” is defined similarly to assault as causing physical injury to another through knowing or reckless means. In this case, the involved parties must be romantically involved, live together, or be related.