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Defending Against Weapon Charges in Rochester, NY

When it comes to weapon charges in Rochester, NY, there is no room for underestimation. At Sciarrino & Sciarrino P.C., we understand the gravity of every firearm allegation related to guns, switchblade knives, nunchucks, brass knuckles, or other weapons.

Our dedicated criminal law firm is committed to tirelessly fighting for your defense, leaving no stone unturned in safeguarding your rights against these serious Rochester gun charges.

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Solid Legal Representation for Rochester Gun Charges & Criminal Possession of a Firearm

New York is known for its strict gun laws, and in recent years, it has become even more difficult for gun owners to comply with state gun rules. If you have been charged with a weapons violation or other crime, you need an experienced and aggressive criminal defense attorney.

When facing firearms and weapons offenses, the consequences can be severe. At Sciarrino & Sciarrino P.C., we understand the weight of these Rochester gun charges and the impact they can have on your life. Our team of skilled attorneys is dedicated to providing aggressive and strategic defense for individuals charged with firearm and weapons crimes in Rochester, New York, and the surrounding areas.

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Rochester Firearms and Weapons Offenses

New York has strict laws governing possessing, using, and selling firearms and dangerous weapons. Violating these laws can result in severe consequences, depending on the specific weapon charges you face.

Understanding Firearm and Weapons Crimes in Rochester, NY

Firearms and weapons crimes encompass various offenses, each with unique legal implications.

This is a felony that can be charged if you possess a firearm without a license. The penalties for criminal possession of a firearm in Rochester can vary depending on the circumstances, but they can include up to four years in prison.

This is a felony that can be charged if you possess an explosive substance with intent to use it unlawfully or if you possess ten or more firearms. The penalties for this crime can be as high as 25 years in prison.

This is a felony that can be charged if you possess a loaded firearm, a machine gun, or a disguised gun intending to use it unlawfully against another person. The penalties for this crime can be as high as 15 years in prison.

This is a felony that can be charged if you possess explosives, defaced firearms, assault weapons, or large-capacity ammunition feeding devices. The penalties for this crime can be as high as seven years in prison.

This misdemeanor can be charged if you possess a firearm, dangerous weapon, or electronic-related gun with intent to use it against someone. The penalties for this crime can include up to 364 days in jail and/or a fine of up to $1,000.

This is a felony that can be charged if you knowingly possess a firearm, rifle, or shotgun on school grounds without written authorization from the educational institution. The penalties for this crime can be as high as four years in prison.

This is a felony that can be charged if you commit second-degree criminal possession of a weapon while engaging in a violent felony or a drug trafficking felony. The penalties for this crime can be as high as 15 years in prison.

This is a felony that can be charged if you commit a violent felony while possessing a loaded or deadly weapon capable of causing severe injury. The penalties for this crime can be as high as 25 years in prison.

This is a misdemeanor or felony that can be charged if you engage in dangerous activities such as hunting with a dangerous weapon or discharging a loaded firearm at a vehicle, train, or aircraft. The penalties for this crime can vary depending on the circumstances.

This is a felony that can be charged if you commit a Class C violent felony while possessing a loaded or deadly weapon capable of causing severe injury. The penalties for this crime can be as high as 15 years in prison.

This is a felony that can be charged if you unlawfully sell, exchange, give, or dispose of firearms. The penalties for this crime can vary depending on the quantity and frequency of the transactions.

This is a felony that can be charged if you knowingly purchase or dispose of a firearm to someone prohibited by law. The penalties for this crime can be as high as seven years in prison.

 

If you have been charged with firearms and weapons offenses or any other crime, contact Sciarrino & Sciarrino P.C. today for a free consultation. We will review your case and discuss your options. We will fight for your rights and help you get positive outcomes for your Rochester gun charges.

Call us today at (585) 883-8067 to schedule a free consultation.

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50 Years of Protecting Rights Against Firearm and Weapons Crimes in Rochester, NY

At Sciarrino & Sciarrino P.C., we have over 50 years of experience defending the rights of individuals accused of weapon charges in New York. We deeply understand Rochester’s firearm and weapons laws. Our skilled attorneys will analyze the details of your case, build a robust defense strategy, and advocate for your rights throughout the legal process.

Attorney Raymond P. Sciarrino is a retired judge who brings a wealth of experience to our law firm. He has a deep understanding of the law and criminal justice system and is a skilled negotiator and trial attorney. Attorney Sciarrino is dedicated to defending the rights of his clients against Rochester gun charges and will fight tirelessly to achieve successful outcomes.

Don’t face these charges alone—contact us today for a confidential consultation and ensure your best possible defense.

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Get the Legal Defense you Deserve for your Weapon Charges—Call Sciarrino & Sciarrino P.C. Today

If you face firearm and weapons offenses or any other crime, don’t hesitate to contact Sciarrino & Sciarrino P.C. for a free consultation. Our dedicated team will review your case, discuss your options, and fight vigorously for your rights. Let us help you achieve positive outcomes for your Rochester gun charges.