Burglary in Bellevue

Our Bellevue Burglary Attorneys Are Ready To Defend Your Rights

arrested criminal chargeBurglary is broken down into three "degrees," depending upon the severity of the crime. What is burglary, according to Washington law? It is defined as entering into a home or business with the intent to commit a crime, and it doesn't matter whether that crime is carried out or not.

If someone enters a building or stays longer than invited, intent on committing a criminal act, they can be charged with criminal burglary. Understanding complex burglary laws is often challenging, but our Bellevue burglary lawyers are ready to offer you reliable legal information about the nature of your particular crime.

Please review the following Bellevue burglary charges to get a better idea of how the law views these cases:

  • First Degree Burglary is the most serious burglary charge. If person commits a burglary with a deadly weapon or assaults another person, it is considered a Class A felony, which is a serious crime with devastating consequences.
  • Second Degree Burglary is defined as entering a building other than a residence to commit a crime. It is a Class B felony that should be taken just as seriously as any other criminal charge.
  • Residential Burglary is also a Class B felony, and charged to persons that commit a burglary on a private residence.

No matter which variety of Bellevue burglary offense you're charged with, a conviction could have a detrimental impact on your entire life, with penalties that are swift and severe. If you've been arrested for burglary in Washington State, speak with one of the Bellevue burglary attorneys at the Law Office of Jason S. Newcombe and find out more about how we can help.

Our professional Bellevue attorneys will aggressively pursue dismissal of your charges while acting as your personal advocate. If there is no way to have your charges dismissed, we will then seek a reduction of the penalties associated with your crime.

Our Bellevue Burglary Lawyers Offer A Private Consultation

The prosecutor in a Bellevue burglary case must prove that the defendant entered the building or property in question with the intent to commit a crime. This isn't easy to do, so our Bellevue burglary attorneys will carefully examine the pertinent evidence in your case to locate any inaccuracies or overlooked details.

Our Bellevue burglary lawyers will also determine whether the evidence was obtained lawfully, which is yet another way we take steps to defend your legal rights. Our job is not to judge your actions, but rather do our best to defend your legal interests and offer you reliable counsel based on Washington law.

Our Bellevue lawyers offer convenient payment plans, so you can benefit from the experienced of a professional attorney as you negotiate this difficult process. Schedule your free case evaluation today and take steps to protect your future.

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