Criminal charges are formal accusations in court that someone has committed a crime. Criminal charges have many classifications and degrees of severity.
Being suspected of a crime does not necessarily mean you’ll be charged or convicted. But it is important to protect your rights from the start.
State laws dictate how much time the prosecutor has to press charges for felony or misdemeanor crimes. Find out if you can still be charged in your state.
Conviction of felony or misdemeanor charges can have serious and long-term consequences. Learn what to expect and how a lawyer can help.
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