Any felony criminal charge is serious enough, but the potential consequences can be especially significant if you are accused of committing the crime in conjunction with a criminal gang. Gang activity is aggressively prosecuted in Salt Lake City and throughout the state of Utah. You could be facing a gang enhancement in addition to your criminal charges, and it is important to have a dedicated criminal defense attorney to protect your rights.
At Utah Freedom Fighters, our gang crimes lawyers have a decade of criminal law experience and diligently protect the rights of individuals arrested for any type of crime in Utah, including those involving gang activity. We are knowledgeable about the laws in Utah and are skilled at defending misdemeanor and felony charges.
The penalties for the same crime can be dramatically different if one person is found to have committed the crime in association with a gang. Gang enhancements can apply to a variety of felony offenses, including:
The consequences of gang enhancements are significant and may result in lengthy terms of incarceration. It could also limit future opportunities with a permanent mark on a criminal record. If you have been accused of a crime with a gang enhancement, our firm will thoroughly investigate the facts of your case to make sure your rights are protected. Contact us today for a free consultation!