A violent crime is a behavior by persons, against persons or property that intentionally threatens, attempts or actually inflicts physical harm. The seriousness of injuries to the victim(s), the use of a weapon, and/or the intent of the perpetrator will determine the severity of the charges as well as the extent of potential penalties. As an experienced criminal defense attorney, Benjamin Durham has successfully defended a multitude of clients facing violent crime charges such as those shown here.
Simple assault, aggravated assault, assault and battery, sexual assault.
First, second, and third degree arson, aggravated arson, reckless arson.
Physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional abuse, economic abuse.
Menacing, aggravated menacing, criminal damage, criminal endangerment, criminal mischief, social harassment, telephone harassment.
First, second, and third degree homicide, aggravated felony murder, justifiable homicide, manslaughter.