Trust Your Gang Crimes Defense To An Experienced Former Prosecutor
California’s laws related to prosecuting gang-related crimes are constantly changing. As a former gang prosecutor, James McGee knows the investigative techniques, legal requirements, and testimonial practices of law enforcement in gang cases. He has also trained other attorneys regarding the updates.
If you are ever charged with a gang-related crime, you are facing very serious charges that will impact you for the rest of your life. It serves your best interests to retain an attorney experienced in the nuances of how the law allows – and limits – the government to prosecute and punish gang activity. For legal advice and legal representation, contact us. In San Bernardino and Riverside counties, you can find the help you are looking for at the Law Office of James McGee.
Defining A Criminal Street Gang In California
The penalties for convicting someone of criminal street gang activity is dependent on the definition of “criminal street gang.” Recent legislative revisions and evolving case law have affected that definition and could a make significant difference in the outcome of your case. That is the reason it is essential to engage a defense attorney who stays current with these updates.
If you are contending with charges for weapons offenses or any other crime and prosecutors can successfully tie it to gang activity, the law allows for harsh sentence enhancements ranging from just a few years to 15 years of incarceration. Those years are in addition to the original sentence the crime may have called for. When you work with our firm, we will use our in-depth knowledge of California’s gang crime laws to minimize the consequences you are facing.
Convictions For Gang-Related Offenses Are Serious – Seek Legal Help Today
Your defense starts with a free initial consultation so that we can assess your charges and explain your options. To schedule yours, call our office in San Bernardino at 1-888-873-0383 or submit a request for a consultation here. Se habla español.