When a person enters into a structure, conveyance, or dwelling without the permission of the owners, occupants, or residents for the purpose of committing any crime, they may be charged with the criminal offense of burglary.
To be charged with burglary, it is not required that the alleged offender physically performs a breaking and entering; the accused may simply trespass through an open door.
Burglary offenses are typically committed when there are no potential victims or eye-witnesses present in the structure.
The difference between being charged with criminal trespass or burglary is that in a burglary, evidence must exist that:
Law Enforcement and prosecutors will aggressively seek out any evidence which supports a burglary charge, and therefore it is extremely important to protect your legal rights by obtaining the advise and representation of experience legal counsel as soon as possible.
There are many crimes which may be associated with a criminal burglary offense, such as:
Due to the subjective nature in many burglary cases as to the existence a crime being committed, or intent to commit a crime while in the structure or dwelling, seeking experienced legal counsel is extremely important in protecting rights and freedoms.
David Kaplow, P.A., aggressively defends the legal rights of those charged with a burglary offense, while addressing all related issues that should be taken into consideration when defending your legal rights and freedoms.
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David Kaplow received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton, his Master of Arts degree from the University of Chicago, and his Juris Doctor from Florida State University.
For over a decade, David Kaplow has been practicing criminal defense law on the Treasure Coast. When he began his career as an Assistant Public Defender, David Kaplow successfully defended his clients with dedication and compassion. He was quickly promoted to handle major felony charges while serving as the head of the Misdemeanor Division in Martin County.
David Kaplow has helped thousands of clients charged with both misdemeanors and felonies. He also has extensive experience representing clients in jury trials on charges ranging from misdemeanor offenses such as DUI, domestic battery and retail theft, to more serious felonies like drug sales, aggravated battery, sexual offenses, attempted murder and murder.