Vancouver Uttering Threats Lawyer
Criminal charges for the crime of uttering threats carries with it serious consequences, including imprisonment. Often these charges lack substantial evidence or are the result of misidentification. If you know you are under investigation for this crime or any criminal harassment charge, seek out the assistance of a skilled criminal defence lawyer.
I am Michael R. Shapray, and I have been representing clients against various assault and harassment charges for years. As your Vancouver criminal defence lawyer, I will dedicate myself to preparing a strong defence against the charges related to uttering threats you are facing. I will ensure that our arguments protect your rights now and in the future. Contact me today to schedule a free consultation to discuss your situation and how I can be of assistance.
Defending You Against Charges of Uttering Threats
Uttering threats is a crime defined by the Criminal Code of Canada. Anyone "who, in any manner, knowingly utters, conveys or causes any person to receive a threat to cause death or bodily harm to any person" may be charged. This crime also includes threats to destroy a person's property or pet.
As this offence is punishable by a minimum of more than one year of imprisonment, it is important to cover all potential defences. I will analyze the evidence compiled against you and put forth defences such as mistaken identity.