Domestic violence is a subject that draws significant attention today, but is often misunderstood in the criminal context.
It is not a statutory crime but an enhancer used in situations involving any person with which you have or had an intimate relationship. You could be charged with a crime such as assault, and the "domestic violence" charge would enhance the potential sentence you face.
If you are one of the many active service members living in Colorado, it can be a career-ender. Watch the video below to learn more.
Domestic violence charges are time sensitive
The ramifications of a domestic violence offense begin to affect your life immediately, which is why it is crucial to get advice from an attorney the second you learn that you are being charged.