Apopka Criminal Defense Lawyer
Central Florida Criminal Defense. Criminal defense in Orlando, criminal defense in Apopka and surrounding areas. Apopka is a geographically large city in Orange County, Florida. In addition to the Highway Patrol and Orange County Sheriff's Office, Apopka has it's own police force, the Apopka Police Department. The Apopka Police Department is a small agency operating in rural Orange County, Florida.
Apopka is an older Central Florida city with a diverse racial make-up. The area has some wealthy locations as well as some particularly poor locations. Crime in Apopka has great variation, some areas have relatively small amounts of crime, while other areas are crime-ridden. Common criminal offenses in Apopka, Florida are incredibly varied, ranging from dui, and theft offenses, to Apopka murder crimes.
If you have been arrested by the Apopka Police Department you will most likely first be transported to one of three location: 1) The Orange County Jail (for the vast majority of crimes, 2) The DUI breath center, or DUI mobile breath center (if you have been arrested for driving under the influence, or 3) An investigation station where the police will attempt to conduct an interrogation with you. If the police are interested in conducting an interrogation of you, it is extremely important that you cooperate with any interview that they request, at this point you have already been arrested and any information that you may provide to them will lessen your legal defense at trial. If you are arrested, and the police attempt to question you, invoke your Fifth Amendment right to remain silent and ask for an attorney. At this point all questioning of you should cease according to the law.
If you have been arrested for a criminal offense in Apopka, it is very important to invoke your legal rights and to reach out to a Apopka Criminal Defense Lawyer as soon as possible. Whether your Apopka criminal offense is: an Apopka murder offense, Apopka driving with a suspended license, Apopka burglary, Apopka dui, Apopka grand theft, Apopka petit theft or any Apopka drug crimes; this does not change the importance of safeguarding your legal rights. Contact Brian Byrd, at ByrdLaw, PA Criminal Defense for a free consultation in reference to your Apopka criminal offense.
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