The California Penal Code §207-209.5 state that kidnapping is the act of taking an individual and moving them a substantial distance by use of force or fear of harm. There are many other different elements involved in this kind of charge and there are many different penalties that the individual who is convicted of this crime can face. According to §208 of the California Penal Code, the penalties for kidnapping can include a prison sentence in the state prison for up to eight years, if the individual who was kidnapped is under 14 years of age, then the maximum prison sentence increases to 11 years.
Looking for a lawyer for a kidnapping case in Rancho Cucamonga? If you have been charged with the crime of kidnapping in California then you could face serious penalties for conviction. It is vitally important that you retain the skillful legal assistance of a San Bernardino criminal defense lawyer in order to prevent wrongful conviction and to maximize your chances of a favorable outcome of your case in court. At The Law Offices of Kirk Tarman & Associates we have many years of experience in serving the criminally accused residents of Rancho Cucamonga and San Bernardino, California and the surrounding areas.
Need an attorney for a kidnapping charge in San Bernardino? If you are facing kidnapping charges then you will greatly benefit from the legal assistance of a Rancho Cucamonga criminal defense attorney from our firm. We have the experience and the skill that you need on your side in order to maximize your chances of a favorable outcome of your case and to aggressively defend you against the charges that you are facing. We will be able to answer your questions regarding your case, discuss your options with you, advise you of the best legal action for you to take and provide you with skillful representation of your case in court if you chose to work with us.