Terroristic Threats (N.J.S.A. 2C:12-3) Lawyer In New Jersey
Yes, if you are convicted under N.J.S.A. 2C:12-3, Terrorist Threats, you may face up to five years in state prison.
Because Terroristic Threats are often charged in domestic violence cases, you run the additional risk of exposure to problems like loss of custody or visitation, restraining orders, and even loss of your Second Amendment rights.
Terroristic Threats are charged under two scenarios.
In the first, you are alleged to have made threats of violent criminal acts with the intent of terrorizing another person, or with reckless disregard of the potential to terrorize another.
In the second, you are alleged to have made a threat of criminal activity that caused the evacuation of a public place.
It is a Third Degree Crime, comparable to a felony conviction in other states.
Attorney Matthew Reisig protects your rights and defends you against even the most serious criminal charges in New Jersey.
Call 732-625-9661 today for a free consultation with an experienced terroristic threats criminal defense attorney in New Jersey.