The purpose of our knowledge base is to provide a comprehensive overview of the criminal justice system in Georgia. While every crime has its own page, you will also find scores of information on the criminal process and procedures. Our goal in writing these articles was for you to understand exactly what is expected of you at each stage in the process. We wanted you to understand precisely what you were charged with as well as the penalties that coincide with it. Furthermore, we included possible arguments and defenses you can use to fight your case. However, even though we are giving you all this information, we encourage you to still call our law offices and schedule a consultation.
The crimes are listed by category and the most common categories we handle are:
Crimes against people cover a wide variety of topics and have gone on since the beginning of time. While you may be familiar with the majority of the crimes, there are likely some that you were not aware of. It is very helpful to take some time and look over what is considered crimes against people.
DUI crimes are highly prevalent in Georgia and action must be taken immediately after a DUI arrest in order to preserve your driving privileges. There are numerous defenses that apply to DUI charges but the best advice is to hire an attorney.
Drug offenses range from simple possession of drugs to manufacturing and trafficking of drugs. The penalties range misdemeanor charges to felony charges with significant prison time and hefty fines.
There are a lot of ways you could receive a traffic violation in Georgia. While some of them are minor violations that just require a payment of a small fine, others may cost you your license. We can assist with any ticket you have received.