Also classified as a “dangerous offenses”, the violent crime definition refers to an offense that involves force or threat of force and often results in mandatory prison time, in addition to other lifelong consequences.
A violent crime is considered a felony, meaning your job, family and freedom are at risk. In Arizona, these crimes come with severe punishments. Without an experienced attorney, a conviction will likely result in a lengthy prison sentence of 3 to 15 years even without having a prior record. As former prosecutors, we know how to mount the best defense against all types of crimes: