While being convicted of any crime carries a stigma, being labeled a violent criminal has serious consequences. The punishments for these types of crimes tends to be harsher, and the collateral consequences more severe. Employers, educational institutions, and community members may hesitate to associate with someone with a violent criminal record.

There are numerous criminal charges that can be classified as violent crimes, including:

  • Assault

  • Assault on a Family Member

  • Sexual Assault (Rape)

  • Injury to a Child, Elderly Individual, or Disabled Individual

  • Deadly Conduct

  • Terroristic Threat

  • Kidnapping

  • Murder

  • Capital Murder

  • Manslaughter

  • Unlawful Restraint

  • Smuggling of Persons

  • Violation of a Protective Order

  • Continuous Violence Against the Family

  • Aggravated Robbery

  • Child Abuse

If you have been accused of a violent crime, it is important that you hire a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. Mrs. Lacayo has the experience to fight for you. Call Mrs. Lacayo today to schedule a free initial consultation and case evaluation.