NJ BURLINGTON COUNTY PROHIBITED WEAPON ATTORNEYS
Facing an illegal weapon charge in Mt. Holly, NJ is a serious offense that could land you behind bars. In this scenario, you need the criminal defense attorney to represent you in court. At the Law Offices of Todd Spodek in Mt. Holly, NJ, we boast impressive qualifications and extensive experience handling cases similar to yours. If you’re in such a predicament, be sure to get in touch with us as soon as possible.
Why Choose Law Offices of Todd Spodek?
At our law firm, we have over ten lawyers whose practices concentrate exclusively on criminal defense cases- guaranteeing your case will receive personalized attention. Our team comprises former county prosecutors with unparalleled and unique experiences, including:
– Director of Major Crimes Bureau
– Gun Task Force
– Juvenile Unit
– Domestic Violence
– Special Operations
– An entire Trial Division
With over 200 years of combined experience representing individuals charged with possessing prohibited weapons charges, our certified criminal trial attorneys provide clients with a free consultation to advise them on the legal strategy that provides the most favorable results.
Prohibited Weapons under N.J.S.A. 2C:39-3
In New Jersey, N.J.S.A. 2C:39-3 lists several devices and items as prohibited weapons that can lead to criminal charges if found in possession.
Explosives such as Rockets, Molotov cocktails, bombs or grenades are classified under third-degree crimes that attract at least five years in prison and up to $15,000 fines on conviction.
Possessing a sawed-off shotgun falls under another third-degree crime similar to destructive devices – attracting comparable penalties.
Removing or covering distinguishing characteristics like model numbers or serial numbers from handguns,rifles shotguns among others is unlawful possession of a fourth-grade offence punishable by jail terms and/or fines.
Hollow Nose or Teflon Tip Ammunition:
Possessing bullets that can pierce body armor or bulletproof vests made of hard bronze, tungsten carbide or similar materials is a fourth-degree crime charged with serious jail terms and fines.
Large Capacity Ammunition Magazine:
Possession of ammunition containers like boxes, tubes or drums holding over 15 rounds and directly feeding into a semi-automatic handgun or rifle is illegal under New Jersey law.
Unless you’re a law enforcement official, possessing handcuffs falls under disorderly person’s offense attracting up to six months in Burlington County Jail or $1,000 fine.
Unlawful possession of stun guns charges is another fourth-degree crime punishable by imprisonment and/or fines.
Other miscellaneous weapons include switchblades, gravity knives, brass knuckles, blackjacks among others. Possession any of these items is classified as a fourth-degree crime attracting jail term/s and fines.
Need a Prohibited Weapon Defense Lawyer in Mt.Holly,NJ?
If you get arrested for possessing prohibited items or illegal weapon offenses under N.J.S.A. 2C:39-3, Todd Spodek’s Law Firm possesses the necessary experience to defend you successfully. We offer a free consultation session to clients where we provide legal advice on the legal approach that seeks redress effectively during court proceedings. If you need immediate legal assistance from an experienced criminal defense attorney in Burlington County, Pemberton,Bordentown,Delran,Florence,Evesham,Lumberton,Cinnaminson,maple Shade,Mt.Laurel,Burlington Township and Medford call us at (609)-491-2110 today!
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