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Charged with Reckless Endangerment

Charged with Reckless EndangermentIf you have been charged with reckless endangerment in New York State, you need to contact an experienced criminal defense attorney right away. The charges for this particular crime can be very severe and should not be taken lightly.

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Charged with Reckless Endangerment in the First Degree

Reckless endangerment in the first degree is a serious offense that is punishable by up to seven years in prison. It is a Class D felony in New York State. When someone engages in reckless conduct which creates the risk of death or serious physical injury to another, he or she may be found guilty in the first degree.

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Reckless Endangerment in the Second Degree

If you are charged with this Class A misdemeanor, it means that you have engaged in reckless conduct which could cause serious physical injury to another person, resulting in your being charged. This misdemeanor is punishable by up to one year in jail, so it is important that you immediately contact an experienced lawyer to defend you if you are charged with this crime.

Charged with Reckless Endangerment of Property

If you have been charged with reckless endangerment of property, you are accused of a Class B misdemeanor or criminal offense. You can get up to 90 days in jail if you’re convicted of this. When one engages in conduct of a reckless nature which could cause property damage that exceeds a value of $250, that person is said to have committed the crime of reckless endangerment of property. Please call an experienced lawyer, immediately.

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If you want a Buffalo criminal defense attorney that will take this charge seriously and help you minimize the felony penalties that you are facing, please call Arthur Pressman today for a free consultation.

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