Cherokee County Felony Crimes Lawyer

Criminal charges brought by the police, local authorities and state or federal governments encompass a broad scope of activities. Some of these crimes get classified as either a misdemeanor or felony. Offenses are also categorized into state or federal offenses.

If your child was accused of a felony-level offense, you need a skilled criminal defense attorney to protect their rights. Thankfully, A Cherokee County felony crimes lawyer could devise a plan and fight to reduce the impact of a high-level conviction.

State vs. Federal Crimes

Offenses or crimes charged at the state level include:

Meanwhile, offenses handled by the federal court system include:

  • Interstate Crimes
  • Internet Crimes
  • Bank Robbery
  • Mail Fraud
  • Pornography
  • Bribery of Public Officials
  • Counterfeiting
  • Bank Fraud
  • Racketeering
  • Crimes Committed on Federal Land
  • Large Quantity Narcotic Conspiracy
  • Smuggling Controlled Substances

What Are Felonies?

Felonies are serious offenses and are punishable by imprisonment of a year or more or probation and a fine of more than $1000.00. Teenagers or young adults convicted of a felony also lose other rights, such as the right to vote, get a hunting license, own a handgun, and obtain certain professional licenses.

In cases where property is stolen or purposefully damaged, whether the charge is a misdemeanor or felony is typically determined based on the dollar amount of the damage or the missing property.

Examples of felonies include, but are not limited to:

  • Certain Drug Crimes
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Aggravated Assault
  • Weapons Charges
  • Robbery
  • Kidnapping
  • Rape
  • Identity Theft
  • Fraud
  • Computer Crime
  • White Collar Crime
  • Sex Crimes
  • Money Laundering

A knowledgeable attorney in Cherokee County could help defend against any form or variety of these felony charges. Contact us today to learn more about how we could help.

Ghanouni Teen & Young Adult Defense Firm

Ghanouni Teen & Young Adult Defense Firm N/a
3227 S Cherokee Ln,Suite 1360
GA 30188
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