Weapons Charges in Alberta
There are two major categories for weapons charges: carrying or using a weapon; or, carrying or using a weapon in the commission of a crime. Concealed weapon laws make carrying a concealed weapon or using a concealed weapon a criminal offense. Committing a crime while using or carrying a weapon intensifies the charges, as well as the penalties, brought against you.
Due to the seriousness of the penalties associated with criminal weapon charges, you need a focused team of criminal law attorneys on your side. You can trust Greg Dunn with your case, as our experienced team have successfully defended those with weapon offenses in Calgary and area. We will aggressively defend you if you’re up against:
- Weapon-based probation violations
- Carrying a concealed weapon charges
- Armed robbery charges
- Illegal discharge of a firearm charges
Alberta’s Weapon Laws Have Harsh Penalties
Mandatory prison sentences are seen in most cases relating to gun and . If you were using or carrying a weapon in the commission of a crime, for example a robbery with a deadly weapon, you could be facing a minimum 4-year jail term.
It is extremely difficult to be granted bail, or even reasonable bail, should your criminal offense involve: a gun, brass knuckles, knives, blunt objects, etc. Without the effective, thorough defense team at Greg Dunn’s criminal law office on your side, you may be behind bars for weeks, months, awaiting a trial date.
Facing a Concealed Weapons Charge?
Let’s face it, even a few months in jail, awaiting trial, could be devastating to your world. A serious prison sentence would destroy the very life you have been building. Uur weapon offense lawyers will work diligently on your case, providing a superior criminal defense, to help secure your future. Contact us today at 1-587-315-0666 to ensure your future is protected.