Terroristic Threats (2C:12-3)

New Jersey Terroristic Threats Attorney

In New Jersey, terroristic threats (2C:12-3) charges are common and very serious offenses. Many terrorstic threats (2C:12-3) allegations accompany restraining order applications. If convicted, besides facing incarceration, a criminal record for a terroristic threats (2C:12-3)charge may lead employers and others to believe that you are a violent person. Regardless of the circumstances of the offense or the location of the court, our New Jersey terroristic threats defense attorneys will fight for you to achieve the results you want for you and your family!

With ten offices in New Jersey including New Brunswick, Toms River, Newark, Freehold, Redbank, Woodbridge & Princeton, our criminal defense attorneys are easy to reach from anywhere in New Jersey. Call us today at 732-773-2768 to begin your aggressive defense.

Our New Jersey criminal defense attorneys have a long track record of successfully defending clients charged with terroristic threats (2C:12-3) charges. When presented by an aggressive, capable and experienced New Jersey lawyer, various defenses such as showing the entire story can be used to defeat the charges against you.

2C:12-3. Terroristic threats

a. A person is guilty of a crime of the third degree if he threatens to commit any crime of violence with the purpose to terrorize another or to cause evacuation of a building, place of assembly, or facility of public transportation, or otherwise to cause serious public inconvenience, or in reckless disregard of the risk of causing such terror or inconvenience.

b. A person is guilty of a crime of the third degree if he threatens to kill another with the purpose to put him in imminent fear of death under circumstances reasonably causing the victim to believe the immediacy of the threat and the likelihood that it will be carried out.

From Newark to Trenton, Jersey City to Atlantic City, our terroristic threats (2C:12-3) defense lawyers will fight you in any court in New Jersey. With offices in New Brunswick, Toms River, Eatontown & Princeton, our team of tough, smart criminal defense lawyers are easy to reach from anywhere in New Jersey. Call us today to begin the fight against your charges!

If you are facing charges of terroristic threats in any court in New Jersey, call our team of tough, smart lawyers today.  Our initial retainer may be as low as $1,500.  Our consultations are free so call us anytime, any day to discuss your case.  

  1. i do not no what to do this kid is an explorer,(it means hes a 16 year old kid that works with the cops) and i jokenly told him that if he ever pulled me over i would shoot him and he took it serious and now i have to appear be fore to court in woodbury i just want to know what i should say and whats will prabley happen.

    • whitecollarcrimenews

      You’ll have to get an attorney at some point. Due to the seriousness of the charges, the judge may force you to get one. So, there is no reason to way. Get one now.

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