Juvenile Criminal Offenses
Juvenile Criminal Lawyers in Freehold NJ
If you or your child has been arrested and charged with a criminal offense in New Jersey the case will be handled by the County prosecutor’s office in the county where the juvenile resides. That is just one of the many distinctions between the Juvenile Criminal Justice System and the Adult Criminal Justice system in New Jersey. Although the overall “goal” of the juvenile criminal justice system is to rehabilitate as opposed to punish, that “goal” will change if the charges and/or the juvenile’s criminal history is significant enough. Mr. Oliver has been representing juveniles charged with various criminal offenses ranging from underage drinking, shoplifting and possession of marijuana under 50 grams too carjacking, burglary and aggravated assault. Throughout Mr. Oliver’s career he has defended countless juvenile’s charged with a wide variety of offenses, ranging from carjacking and kidnapping to possession of marijuana under 50 grams and harassment. Our attorneys have a tremendous amount of first hand experience as to how the juvenile criminal justice system works in New Jersey. One of the attorneys at Proetta & Oliver is available immediately for a free consultation at 732.858.6959.
How we can Help with Juvenile Criminal Charges in NJ
If you have been charged with a juvenile criminal offense and are scheduled to appear in the Monmouth County Superior Courthouse to answer those charges, Proetta & Oliver can help. Our attorneys have been representing clients charged with criminal offenses in towns throughout Monmouth County, including towns like Middletown, Hazlet, Howell, Red Bank, Tinton Falls, Eatontown, Freehold, Little Silver, Rumson and Belmar. If you would like to come into our office to sit down and discuss your options, please feel free to contact us directly at (732) 858.6959. Our initial consultations are always free and we are available 24/7 to help assist in any way possible. Here is a list of some of the most common juvenile offenses charged in Monmouth County, New Jersey.
Monmouth County NJ Juvenile Criminal Defense Attorneys
- Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance
- Distributing a Controlled Dangerous Substance
- Criminal Mischief
- Underage Possession of Alcohol
Experienced Juvenile Criminal Defense Lawyers in Middletown NJ
As touched upon above, it is important to remember that although the underlying “charges” a juvenile may be facing are the same as he or she would if they were an adult, the system is different. Therefore, it is imperative that you hire an experienced juvenile criminal defense lawyer. There are a ton of little nuances between the juvenile criminal justice and the adult criminal justice system. Furthermore, unlike the adult criminal justice system, attorneys are required in the juvenile criminal justice system. If you would like to schedule are free initial consultation today please contact our Middletown office directly at (732)858.6959. We can discuss the specific facts of your case and advise you on how we can be of assistance. Our attorneys serve all of Monmouth County, including towns like Holmdel, Matawan, Aberdeen, Long Branch, Asbury Park, Ocean Township, West Long Branch and Neptune. We demand that our all our attorneys be hands on with their clients and make sure that they are fully informed of everything that is going on with their case. We fully understands that when a child has been charged with a criminal offense it can be extremely nerve wracking for the parents. A criminal conviction for a juvenile could drastically affect their future. It could prevent them from obtaining gainful employment, being accepted into college and even obtaining certain professional licenses in life. So please do not let a simple adolescent mistake ruin their future going forward. We are located at 18 Kings Highway, directly across the street from the Middletown Municipal Court.