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Criminal defense: Routine traffic stop results in drug bust

A man from out of state was operating his vehicle in the Myrtle Beach area when he allegedly ran a stop sign. Upon seeing this, police initiated a traffic stop and things just went downhill from there for the driver. He was ultimately arrested on drug charges. Due to the severity of the charges filed against the accused, the criminal defense offered is going to make or break this case.

South Carolina criminal defense: Accused of shoplifting?

In South Carolina and elsewhere, shoplifting is an issue that plagues numerous business owners. There are those who believe this to be a harmless act, but the truth of the matter is it hurts retailers and the loss, if significant enough, gets passed onto consumers in the form of increased prices. Because so many people can be affected by shoplifting, the state does not take this type of crime lightly. As such, those accused of shoplifting could benefit from a strong criminal defense to help them achieve the best outcomes to their cases.

Let a criminal defense attorney help you with that theft charge

Have you been arrested and charged with committing theft? If you have, you could face some substantial consequences if you are convicted in a South Carolina criminal court. At the end of the day, the outcome of your case will all depend on the details of the event for which you stand accused and how you choose to defend yourself. Coming up with a defense strategy is something with which a criminal defense attorney can help.

South Carolina criminal defense: Charged with a hit-and-run?

South Carolina has seen its fair share of hit-and-run accidents over the years. In fact, there have been over 900 of them in just the last five years alone. In total, 69 people have died in such collisions. The sad truth about these accidents is that the drivers are not always at fault, but by leaving the scene they create serious legal trouble for themselves. Thankfully, an experienced criminal defense attorney may be able to help.

South Carolina criminal defense: 2 arrested for DUI

Police officers in South Carolina performed a routine traffic stop on a driver suspected of impairment. Then, another driver crashed into the scene, leaving several people injured. As a result, two drivers, not just one, ended up being arrested and charged with DUI. Both have the right to a criminal defense.

South Carolina criminal defense: Shoplifting suspect arrested

A South Carolina man was detained and criminally charged following a recent incident at a local retailer. According to reports, he was arrested for allegedly attempting to shoplift a pair of jeans. As per the laws of the state, this individual has the right to a criminal defense to fight the charge and seek the best outcome for his circumstances.

Man accused of threatening officer has right to criminal defense

A South Carolina man was arrested after an incident on Interstate 26 in late February. According to reports, he is facing DUI and drug charges, as well as charges for allegedly threatening a state trooper. As is the right of every individual who is accused of committing a crime, this man is fully entitled to a criminal defense.

South Carolina criminal defense: Man arrested for slapping teen

A South Carolina man has found himself in legal trouble following an incident on a school bus. He is now facing assault and battery charges, among others. As a conviction on these charges could negatively impact both his personal and professional life, this individual has the right to employ a criminal defense attorney to help him fight his case in court.

South Carolina criminal defense: Ambulance service investigation

An ambulance service in South Carolina is currently being investigated by the state due to missing drugs. Medshore Ambulance is the official medical-transport company servicing Chesterfield County. Authorities have received reports that drugs are possibly being taken by employees. Charges have not yet been filed against anyone believed to be involved. However, if charges are filed, those accused could benefit from the services offered by an experienced criminal defense attorney.

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