Felonies

Felony Lawyer Serving Georgia

Criminal charges brought by the police, local authorities and state or federal governments encompass a broad scope of criminal activity that includes misdemeanors and felonies, which may be classified as either or both a state and a federal crime.

State crimes include:

  • Murder
  • Embezzlement
  • Child Abuse
  • Molestation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Assault and Battery
  • Fraud
  • Rape
  • Drug Transportation
  • Drug Sales/Distribution
  • Robbery
  • Theft
  • Controlled Substance Possession
  • Sex Crimes

Among crimes tried in the Federal court system are:

  • 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

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. Individuals 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, to name a few examples.

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

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If you’re facing a criminal charge and are concerned about the impact on your life, contact us today and schedule a complimentary Defense Strategy Meeting.