Domestic violence arrests are becoming a common occurrence in Seminole County. Even in situations that most people would consider a disagreement the police are hauling people off to jail. We see shirt grabs, wrist grabs and grabbing and other touching that can be expected from a heated argument. We also see legitimate batteries with real injuries. Seminole County has a dedicated domestic violence division that handles the intake of all DV cases. The also have a specialized prosecutor that handles repeat offender cases. Seminole County is also known for putting GPS on almost everyone accused of a domestic violence case.
It is very important that you retain an experienced Seminole County domestic violence attorney. A domestic violence charge is one of the only misdemeanors that you cannot get your record sealed. If the charge is not reduced or dropped you will have a domestic violence case on your record for the rest of your life. You will also be banned from owning a firearm for the rest of your life. If not handled correctly a DV case can have lifelong consequences. Not all cases can be reduced or dropped but an experienced attorney can increase the odds of obtaining a favorable resolution to your case. Call 407-883-6853 to set up a free domestic violence case evaluation.