Boston Burglary Defense Attorney
Massachusetts Burglary Laws
Burglaries happen and many victims often assume that it is an “inside job.” As a result, many people are wrongfully accused of burglary. In order to prove burglary, the prosecution needs to prove that the defendant breaks, enters dwelling house with intent to commit a felony.
Massachusetts Burglary Penalties
If the defendant is convicted of a burglary, the defendant can face up to 20 years in state prison. If it is a second and subsequent offense, the defendant must serve at least 5 years in state prison.
Massachusetts Burglary Defense Lawyer
These are the penalties for burglary at night and the penalties are high even though the defendant is not armed. Because the penalties are so great, it is important to have a good defense lawyer on your side. Attorney Chan will create an aggressive defensive strategy for your case.
Call Attorney Jason Chan today at 508-808-8902 to talk about your burglary case.