Shane graduated with honors from the Pennsylvania State University in 1997 with a... more
Shane graduated with honors from the Pennsylvania State University in 1997 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Administration of Justice. He also received a minor in Information Systems and Statistical Analysis. During his time at Penn-State, Shane was a member of the Golden Key Honors Society, as well as a committee member for both the Justice Administration and the Native American Students A... view profile
A violent crime occurs when a person uses (or threatens to use) violence to harm another person, including rape, assault, and murder. The penalties for violent crimes are stiff; conviction almost always carries substantial jail time. If you are accused of a violent crime, you need an attorney with experience defending others in that particular crime, one who will understand how to best defend you based on your facts and circumstances. Sometimes the government will offer a “plea bargain,” meaning they will drop or lower the charges if you agree to a lesser crime. A violent crime lawyer will be able to evaluate the government's case and the terms of the bargain to suggest how to proceed in your best interests.
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