The laws pertaining to firearms and other weapons in Canada are strict, and a weapons-related charge can lead to consequential changes in your life. An accomplished defence lawyer is essential in getting weapons charges dropped or reduced, and to ensure that the case is fair in all regards. The lawyers at Confente Garcea are experienced in handling weapons charges, and will fight for your case and your freedom.
Weapons Charges in Ontario include:
- Careless storage or handling
- Pointing a firearm
- Carrying a concealed weapon
- Weapons for dangerous purposes
- Possession of a firearm knowing possession unauthorized
- Possession of a restricted weapon with ammunition
Weapons charges range from non-severe to severe penalties, with most penalties including a prison sentence, criminal record and a fine. A weapons charge can also lead to difficulties finding employment, receiving loans, entering foreign countries, and more.
If you or someone you know has been charged with a weapons offence, Confente Garcea Lawyers are prepared to represent you, and will fight to win your case in court.