Violent Crimes Videos

What are the penalties for robbery convictions?

  • There are two types of robbery you can be charged with:
    • First degree robbery which involves a weapon, a gun or knife,
    • Second degree robbery (strong armed robbery) which is taking something from someone with  the use of force like a push, shove or […]

What are the penalties for assault in New Jersey?

  • In New Jersey there are two different categories of assault which are aggravated assault and simple assault.
  • Aggravated assault is dependant on the injuries to the victim or if a weapon was used; each aggravated assault is a felony and the facts/circumstances of the […]