Criminal Defense Attorneys in La Jolla Specializing in all Misdemeanors and Felonies
The city of La Jolla is known as one of the best places to live and work in San Diego. With a view of the La Jolla Cove and Torrey Pines beach it is a place where people come to relax and hang out on the weekends. La Jolla has much less crime than comparable cities in San Diego. The majority of the crimes are property crimes, theft and vandalism. With a much more affluent area, we see a drop in violent crime but generally a rise in property crimes.
La Jolla is part of the San Diego Court district and anyone that is arrested in La Jolla will be taken downtown to the San Diego courts. For a felony you will begin your case in Department 12 whereas for a misdemeanor you will begin your case in Department 1. After a plea of not guilty is made, the felonies go to either department 29 or department 30 and the misdemeanors go to Department 2 or 9.
Common cases coming out of the city of La Jolla are DUI cases and/or white color crimes. There are also a small amount of sexual assault allegations coming from this area as well.
Areas of Practice in La Jolla
Ozols Law Firm handles all types of criminal defense cases in La Jolla and below is a non-exhaustive list:
- Violent Crimes
- Theft Crimes
- Restraining Orders
- Drug Crimes
- Felony Crimes
- Misdemeanor Crimes
- Sex Offenses
If you are charged with any of these crimes in the city of La Jolla or the county of San Diego please feel free to give us a call for a free consultation. We will speak with you about your case and review any options or measures that may need to be taken. If you are thinking about hiring an attorney to handle your case, it is always best to contact one as soon as possible. When the arrest is made, the prosecution starts building their case. It is not a good idea for you to get behind. San Diego Criminal Defense Lawyers are here waiting to help.