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Douglas County Harassment Criminal Lawyer | Castle Rock Harassment Attorneys

In Castle Rock and Douglas County, Harassment, C.R.S. 18-9-111, charges are filed frequently. Harassment accusations are not only easy to make in Castle Rock, but when someone accuses you of Harassment, no evidence is needed to file charges. In other words, no proof of injury or harm is necessary for police and the Douglas County DA to put together a case against you. However, the prosecution must prove every element of Harassment for a conviction, including your intent to harass, annoy or alarm another person when committing the crime. If facing Harassment charges in Castle Rock or Douglas County, contact a Douglas County Harassment criminal lawyer from the O'Malley Law Office right away.

Harassment Definition in Parker | What is Harassment in Colorado?

Though Harassment charges are easy to file in Parker, the prosecution must still prove each element in order to convict you of Harassment. The definition of Harassment in Parker is, with intent to harass, annoy or alarm another person, someone:

Strikes, shoves, kicks, or otherwise touches a person or subjects him to physical contact;

Directs obscene language or makes an obscene gesture to or at another person in public;

Follows a person in or about a public place;

Initiates communication with a person or directs language toward another person over the phone or computer, or other electronic medium, intending to harass or threaten bodily injury or property damage;

Makes a comment or request over the phone or computer or other electronic medium that is obscene;

Makes a phone call or causes a phone to ring repeatedly, whether or not a conversation ensues, with no purpose of conversation in mind;

Makes repeated communications at inconvenient hours that invade the privacy of another and interfere in the use and enjoyment of another's home or private residence or other private property;

Repeatedly insults, taunts, challenges, or makes communications in offensively coarse language to, another in a manner likely to provoke a violent or disorderly response.

Harassment, Domestic Violence and Gun Rights in Highlands Ranch and Castle Rock

In Highlands Ranch and Castle Rock, Domestic Violence charges often accompany allegations of Harassment. Domestic Violence is a sentence enhancer which can be attached to any criminal offense in Colorado. When Domestic Violence attaches to a Harassment charge, a mandatory Restraining / Protection Order will be issued.  When this occurs, your gun rights will be affected. The added Domestic Violence label could also mean a lengthy probation period, more jail time and an impact on your ability to find a job.

Contact a Castle Rock Harassment lawyer if facing Harassment charges.

Charged with Harassment in Castle Rock? Call us at 303-265-1950

In Lone Tree and Castle Rock, sometimes Harassment charges are filed after you have overreacted to a situation, or the alleged victim in your case has fabricated a story out of revenge. In other cases, you may have been falsely accused of Harassment in order to get you out of the house for good, as part of a divorce. Whatever the case may be for your Harassment charges, our criminal defense lawyers work tirelessly to defend you. In many cases, we can use an affirmative defenses to explain why legal physical contact between the alleged victim and the accused occurred. We are also often able to seal your criminal record.  So, don’t give up if facing charges of Harassment. There is still hope. Contact a Douglas County Harassment criminal lawyer from the O’Malley Law Office to help you with your criminal charges today.