Kidnapping and criminal restraint are violent crimes that both involve holding or moving someone against their will. The penalties for these crimes differ significantly. Third degree criminal restraint is a crime of the third degree and carries a penalty of three to five years in New Jersey state prison. Under most circumstances, kidnapping carries a penalty of between 15 and 30 years in New Jersey state prison. Our team of Camden assault lawyers has extensive experience in successfully handling these cases.
Most importantly, Kahn, Gigliotti & Lehrfeld has the vast experience needed to effectively and correctly evaluate your options. Whether the resolution of your case should be a trial or a plea agreement, be assured that it is a decision which will be made intelligently and mutually.