Criminal Trespass Charges Dismissed in White Plains City Court
In Westchester County, NY any person who unlawfully enters or remains in
a dwelling may be prosecuted under Penal Law Section 140.15, which defines the
misdemeanor crime of Criminal Trespass in the Second Degree.
As a Class A Misdemeanor, a person who is charged with even their first
Criminal Trespass can be punished or sentenced to up to 12 months in jail,
3 years of supervised probation, as well as hundreds if not thousands
of dollars in fines. In addition, a Criminal Trespass misdemeanor conviction
stays on a person’s record indefinitely.
Criminal Trespass charges are prosecuted aggressively by the Westchester
County District Attorney's Office and it is extremely important that
you have a top criminal defense attorney on your side. Your freedom, interests
and finances are too important to risk.
Criminal Trespass Defense Lawyers in White Plains, NY
The Criminal Trespass defense attorneys of
Riebling, Proto & Sachs, LLP regularly appear in the White Plains City Court representing client in
all types of criminal matters ranging from violations to misdemeanors
criminal defense attorneys appeared and successfully protected the interests of our elderly
client, who had been arrested and charged with Criminal Trespass in the
City of White Plains.
A retired mother living on a fixed income, our client needed immediate
intervention to deal with a warrant that had been issued for her arrest.
Our defense attorneys acted immediately to intervene on her behalf and
worked to deal with allegations set forth in the criminal complaint.
After careful analysis of the facts of the case, the acquisition of important
documents to demonstrate her innocence and an intense negotiation with
the prosecutors, our defense lawyers successfully defended our client
and negotiated an Adjournment in Contemplation of Dismissal (or ACD) which
resulted in the charges being dismissed and the record sealed. As such
our client avoided a criminal conviction and the harsh penalties related
to such a conviction.
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With over 65 years of combined experience, the criminal defense lawyers
of Riebling, Proto & Sachs, LLP, have been vigorously defended countless
clients in White Plains, NY. Over that time, we have been repeatedly recognized
as some of the top criminal defense attorneys in Westchester County.
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