Domestic Violence

These Are the Most Common Prosecution Tactics in Domestic Violence Cases

Domestic violence charges can have long-term consequences, even if you are acquitted of all criminal charges. The courts treat allegations of domestic violence seriously. Therefore, you need to take these charges just as seriously.  Once law enforcement officers are involved, the victim cannot “drop” the charges. Instead, the prosecutor’s office decides whether to pursue criminal… read more

What Happens When A Domestic Violence Victim Doesn’t Want to Press Charges in Dayton, OH

Domestic violence charges are serious criminal offenses.  Section 2919.25 of the Ohio Revised Code defines domestic violence as knowingly or recklessly causing or attempting to cause physical harm to a family member or a member of your household. The law also makes it illegal to threaten physical harm to a family member or a member… read more