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What Is Considered a Violent Crime in Texas?

Violent crimes are the most serious types of crimes, and are typically associated with the use of force or violence. These crimes often involve the use of a weapon or the threat of physical harm. Because of the serious nature of these crimes, they are typically heavily penalized with jail time and steep fines. You need a strong and experienced Midland violent crime lawyer to help you fight for your rights and protect your future.

Contact Tommy W. Hull, PC today at (432) 223-0044 for a free case review.

Types of Violent Crimes

Violent crimes can include:

In Texas, violent crimes are classified as either a third-degree felony or a second-degree felony. The level of the felony is determined by the severity of the crime and the circumstances surrounding the crime. For example, the use of a deadly weapon during the commission of a violent crime will result in an increased penalty.

Penalties for Violent Crimes in Texas

The penalties for violent crimes in Texas can be very severe. The type of penalty will depend on the type of crime committed and the circumstances surrounding the crime. For example, assault is a misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in jail and a fine of up to $4,000. Aggravated assault, however, is a felony punishable by up to ten years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000.

Other penalties for violent crimes can include:

  • Restitution to the victim for any injuries or property damage
  • Loss of gun rights
  • Loss of professional licenses
  • Loss of child custody rights
  • Probation
  • Community service

Why You Need a Midland Violent Crime Attorney

If you have been accused of a violent crime, you need to speak with a Midland violent crime lawyer as soon as possible. The prosecution will be working hard to convict you of the crime, and you need an experienced criminal defense attorney on your side.

Contact Tommy W. Hull, PC today at (432) 223-0044 for a free case review.

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