Weapon Crimes

Phoenix Weapons Crime Attorney

Were You Arrested for a Firearm Offense?

A weapons crime is a criminal act involving the illegal use, sale, possession or distribution of a weapon. A weapons crime can be committed with a weapon that is not prohibited by law, such as a gun or knife, or by a weapon that is prohibited by law, such as an automatic rifle, grenade, etc. Weapons crimes are serious criminal offenses that must be handled by a skilled, resourceful and experienced criminal defense lawyer. At the Knowles Firm, Phoenix criminal defense attorney Anthony Knowles has years of experience defending clients against a wide-range of weapons charges, such as misconduct involving weapons. Other weapon-related crimes include:

  • Unlawful possession of a weapon
  • Unlawful sale of a weapon
  • Unlawful distribution of a weapon
  • Minor in possession of a weapon
  • Weapons trafficking
  • Assault with a weapon
  • Using a weapon to commit a crime
  • Concealing a weapon

Penalties for Weapons Crimes in Phoenix, AZ

Because the majority of weapons crimes are classified as felony offenses, the penalties for these types of crimes are very strict. If you are convicted of a weapons crime, you will face no less than one year in jail, high fines, probation, community service, mandatory restitution to the victim, and a mark on your permanent record. Furthermore, having a weapons offense on your criminal record can be very damaging to your reputation and good standing in the community.

Prosecutors and law enforcement officials in Phoenix have absolutely zero tolerance for people who commit weapon crimes. These types of crimes seriously endanger the lives and well-being of millions of innocent people every year. If you are charged with a weapons offense, you will be intensely questioned and aggressively prosecuted by powerful state and federal attorneys. For these reasons, it's crucial that you consult a lawyer who can stand up to these prosecutors, fight your charges and protect your best interests.

Work With a Proven Defense Firm

Attorney Anthony Knowles and his entire legal team have extensive knowledge and experience in this area of criminal law, and have successfully defended countless clients who have been charged with a weapons offense in Phoenix. They work tirelessly to build a compelling defense and resolve their clients' cases successfully. In addition to providing each and every client with vigorous defense representation, they also takes great care to provide his clients with valuable advice, guidance and one-on-one attention throughout the entire legal process.

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