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
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.