NJ Indictable Offenses & Charges in New Jersey
Indictable Offenses in New Jersey: Protecting Your Future
Indictable offenses or crimes are severe charges that can significantly impact your life. If you have been charged with an indictable offense in New Jersey, it is crucial to seek the help of an experienced defense attorney who can provide you with the necessary knowledge and guidance to fight your charges. At Spodek Law Group, we understand the consequences of being convicted of a crime with over 60 years of combined experience handling indictable charges, our team has the expertise and experience to protect your rights and help you achieve the possible outcome in your case.
Understanding Grand Jury Presentations
In New Jersey, any criminal complaint alleging first-degree, second-degree, third-degree, or fourth-degree crimes is considered an indictable offense. A defendant accused of such charges has the right to get their charges brought before a grand jury – a panel of 23 citizens who determine whether there is enough evidence to prosecute them for a particular indictable offense.
Our lawyers can confidently navigate grand jury proceedings we thoroughly understand every aspect related to grand jury presentations. We utilize this knowledge to make informed decisions and provide our clients with the possible defense.
Experienced & Aggressive Defense Attorneys
At Spodek Law Group, our attorneys have handled countless cases in superior courts located throughout Middlesex County, Monmouth County, Union County, Ocean County, Morris County Hudson County Essex County Mercer County or Burlington County. With more than two decades of experience serving as prosecutors and defending individuals against various charges like possession and distribution of controlled dangerous substance (CDS), burglary, conspiracy amongst other allegations listed below:
– Aggravated Assault
– Prescription Drug Fraud
– Credit Card Fraud
– Firearm & Weapons Charges
When working with us at Spodek’s law group as your defense attorney for these types of cases mentioned above; expect a skilled defense team that aggressively protects your rights. We know the techniques to obtain the possible outcome while providing you with tough litigators who are unafraid of taking your case to trial. Our goal is always to protect our clients and help them avoid the worst consequences of an indictable offense.
Penalties for Indictable Offenses
The penalties for indictable offenses in New Jersey vary by degree. The more serious the offense, the higher the penalties. As shown in this table:
Charges of Indictable Offenses
| Classification | Max Fine | Max Jail Time |
| First-degree Crime | $200,000 | 10-20 years |
| Second-degree Crime | $150,000 | 5-10 years |
| Third-degree Crime | $15,000 | 3-5 years |
| Fourth-degree Crime | $10,000 | up to18 months|
Don’t leave your future up to chance you need the help of a skilled attorney. Contact Spodek Law Group today at 888-336-6878 and speak directly with one of our experienced attorneys without obligation during a consultation. We’ll address all your concerns and provide you with unmatched guidance tailored towards helping you avoid a conviction that may cause substantial negative implications to be avoided now and in future lawful businesses or other proceedings.
NEW JERSEY CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEYS