Stalking Lawyer in Virginia
Call on a Richmond Criminal Defense Attorney
It may seem minor, but stalking is a serious offense, laced with even greater
penalties. If you have been charged with stalking, you may be forced to
pay fines and spend up to 12 months in prison or jail, just for your first
offense alone. It is critical to not take your charges lightly during
this time! Consult with an insightful
Richmond criminal defense lawyer who can offer the valid advice and guidance you need.
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At Carlson & Collier, our team has over 75 Years of combined legal
experience, providing each client with first-rate representation from
start to finish. We understand the strenuous pressure you feel when up
against the justice system. That is why we strive to provide our clients
with compassionate and steadfast legal representation. Our Richmond criminal
defense attorneys can prepare an aggressive defense plan against your
stalking charges, working to clear your name and protect you from the
severe repercussions of a
violent crime conviction.
Consequences for a Stalking Conviction
Stalking is defined as intentionally, knowingly, and repeatedly following
or harassing another person, causing fear of harm, sexual assault, or
death to the victim.
Those charged with stalking could face the following consequences:
First stalking offense: Class 1 misdemeanor punishable by up to 12 months in jail and $2,500 in fines.
Second offense with violent crime: Class 6 felony punishable by between 1 and 5 years in prison and up to
$2,500 in fines.
Third offense within five years: Class 6 felony punishable by between 1 and 5 years in prison and up to
$2,500 in fines.
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