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If you have been charged with domestic assault and battery by the Cranston Police, you are facing a serious offense. Domestic assault and battery charges in Rhode Island can possibly subject an individual to up to one year in jail and mandatory domestic violence counseling. With the assistance of an experiencedCranston Domestic Violence Lawyer, we can help you stay out of jail, protect your criminal record, and save you thousands of dollars, keep you off of probation, avoid fines, court costs, and classes. Plus, when it comes to domestic violence it is not just your liberty at stake, but also your reputation. No one wants to be labeled “wife-beater” for the rest of their life. To read about our most recent Rhode Island Domestic Violence case victories, visit our Domestic Violence page HERE.

Contact our Cranston Domestic Violence Lawyers
at 401-228-8271 or CLICK HERE

Defending criminal charges brought by the Cranston Police can pose unique difficulties. The City of Cranston is large geographically and contains a socially diverse population. This means that the Cranston Police you encountered at the time of your arrest have to be ready for many different scenarios and make have misperceptions or a misunderstanding about the true nature of the incident. To make matters worse, in an effort to protect the victims of true domestic violence our lawmakers have enacted “mandatory” arrest laws which force the Cranston Police to make many arrests which, if left to their discretion, would not me made. These situations create cases which can be effectively navigated and disposed of with the skill and expertise of a Rhode Island Domestic Violence Lawyer.

Cranston Police Domestic Violence Court Location:
Kent District Court
222 Quaker Lane
Warwick, RI 02879
Clerk's Office Phone: 401-822-6750

Cranston Police Department
5 Garfield Ave
Cranston, RI 02920
Police Department Phone: 401-942-2211
Police Department Website: Website

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- Information on RI Batters' Intervention Programs

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