Weapons Offenses and Dangerous Instrumentalities
Weapons offenses are violations of statutes or regulations that control weapons and dangerous instrumentalities. Violations of weapons statutes come with stringent penalties and could cause owners to lose their ability to own guns in the future. If you have been charged with a crime relating to weapons, you need legal representation to preserve your rights and to get you the best outcome possible! Our Georgia Weapons Attorneys have over 20 years of exclusive defense experience so let their experience work for you today. Contact us today and receive your free case evaluation.
Georgia Weapons and Dangerous Instrumentalities Offenses
- Carrying a pistol without a license
- Discharging a gun or pistol near public highway
- Pointing or aiming gun at another
- Unlawful possession of firearms or weapons
Penalty for A Conviction
The majority of weapons offenses are categorized as misdemeanor offenses. Misdemeanor convictions carry penalties of up to one year in jail or up to $1,000 in fines, or both. However, some of the crimes will be treated as felonies and carry heavy prison terms and hefty fines. Furthermore, you could lose your ability to own a weapon in the future.
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Weapons offenses have the potential to have a dramatic impact on your life. Don't let an accident or misunderstanding control your future. Lawson and Berry has over 50 combined years of experience in defense work so let our experience work for you today. We understand that crime does not follow regular working hours so their office is available nights, weekends, and holidays. Contact us today for a free case evaluation.