What is the best way to go about a assault in the second degree on a police officer that went to the doctors but had no broke

Asked over 1 year ago - New Rochelle, NY

bones but took four weeks off of work.

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also said that his arm was hurting him but they found no swelling

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  1. Eric Edward Rothstein

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . It is a serious a charge. Hire a good criminal defense lawyer.

    I am a former federal and State prosecutor and have been doing criminal defense work for over 16 years. I was... more
  2. Marco Caviglia

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . Being off for four weeks means that it was a serious enough injury to get the DA's attention. Get yourself a tough criminal attorney, as you may be going to trial as the plea offer may be harsh.

    If you found this "helpful" or "best answer," please click it with my appreciation. My response is for... more
  3. John J. Carney

    Pro

    Contributor Level 14

    Answered . Retain a good criminal lawyer to try to avoid a jail term.

  4. John M. Kaman

    Pro

    Contributor Level 20

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    Answered . By hiring the best attorney available. You hurt a cop, even if you think he's faking it, you are in serious trouble. Get help.

  5. Dean George Tsourakis

    Pro

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . I agree with my colleague. You are in serious trouble and need a good lawyer. I agree that it does not matter if you think he's faking. Prosecutors get really protective of the police.

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