In Connecticut, the laws which regulate weapon and firearm use are very strict and intended to protect all residents from harm. As such, firearm crimes are taken very seriously and heavily prosecuted. Firearm crimes cover any type of offense which involves the illegal use of a gun, the improper use of a gun, or the use of a gun to carry out another offense.
At the Red Law Firm, LLC, our New Haven criminal defense attorney offers aggressive representation to individuals who have been accused of firearm crimes. Call us today at (203) 989-2877 to set up a free consultation if you have been arrested.
There are many different ways that a person could find themselves facing a criminal charge, sometimes even unintentionally. For example, you might have failed to properly lock your gun case or did not renew your concealed weapon permit in a timely manner. Whatever the case may be, it is important that you seek representation from a skilled New Haven firearm crime lawyer to represent you. We can work on your behalf to protect your rights and keep you out of jail or prison.
If law enforcement believes that you have engaged in any type of illegal gun use, they may be able to charge you with a misdemeanor or felony. The exact charges you face depend on the circumstances of the alleged crime and whether there were any special circumstances involved. Depending on the charges, you could find yourself facing time in jail or prison, probation, mandatory community service, and a variety of other penalties in addition to restrictions on future firearm use.
Call us now at (203) 989-2877 to request a complimentary consultation with our New Haven criminal defense attorney.