Violent Crimes such as Murder, Armed Robbery and Assault are without question the most focused upon and aggressively prosecuted cases in the system today. Prosecutors and police view the protection of the public against violent crime as the most paramount responsibility to the community. This is why these cases are investigated by the most experienced detectives and prosecuted by the best and the brightest Assistant State’s Attorneys. When a citizen has been seriously injured or killed, police and prosecutors are generally not inclined to cut a deal and often seek the maximum penalties which can include life in prison or even the death penalty.
It obviously goes without saying that someone who is charged with one of these crimes needs to immediately retain an aggressive and experienced criminal defense team to defend them. The STSW Criminal Defense Team has collectively handled well in excessive of one thousand violent felonies over the past two decades and has combined experience of over 75 years of handling these matters. As in all criminal cases we offer a totally free and obligation free consultation to anyone charged with violent felony.