TCNJ Assault Lawyer

Ewing NJ Simple Assault Defense Attorneys

The annual security reports of TCNJ confirm that there are instances of assault and dating violence on the Ewing campus every year. The largest number of these charges involve a disorderly persons offense for simple assault or harassment. If you were arrested or otherwise charged with an assault related violation at TCNJ, a lawyer at The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall is equipped to successfully defend you. Our firm, which employs several former prosecutors and a team of attorneys with over 100 years of combined experience, has a rich history of avoiding conviction for assault and threat crimes. To secure a comprehensive case review from an attorney at our firm, contact us anytime 24/7 at 609–683–8102.

Assault Charges at TCNJ Ewing New Jersey

An aggravated assault charge at TCNJ Ewing NJ is an indictable felony crime of the fourth degree, third degree or second degree, which falls under the jurisdiction of the Mercer County Superior Court. Conversely, simple assault and harassment are misdemeanors that fall squarely within the authority of the Ewing Municipal Court. The following table breaks down the grading and penalties for each of these offenses.

Offense

Grade

Max Fine

Max Jail

Simple Assault

Disorderly Persons Offense

$1,000

6 Months

Harassment

Disorderly Persons Offense

$1,000

6 Months

Aggravated Assault

Fourth Degree Crime

Third Degree Crime

Second Degree Crime

$10,000

$15,000

$150,000

18 Months

5 Years

5 Years

TCNJ Disciplinary Sanction. TCNJ has a personal abuse policy in place to combat assault and other conduct. Those who violate the rules and regulations contained in this policy are subject to sanctions by the college. The possible result of a disciplinary hearing can include suspension or even expulsion.

Ewing Township Aggravated Assault Lawyers

If you were arrested for harassment, aggravated assault or simple assault at TCNJ, take the time to speak to one of our lawyers as soon as possible. They will give you the sound guidance and advice you need before you undertake any action that prejudices your ability to avoid a criminal record for the offense. Every initial consultation with an attorney at The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall is free of charge and we are available 24/7 to speak to you. Call us now at 609–683–8102 to speak to a lawyer immediately.