Michigan criminal defense attorney
Category: Misdemeanor Charges

Vandalism: Charges, Penalties & Defense

Michigan criminal attorney, David J. Kramer

Vandalism is a serious charge and the consequences if convicted are stiff.

Arrested for Making a False Police Report: Charges, Penalties, and Defense

Have you ever lost something very valuable? Were you tempted to file a police report saying it was stolen? Is it a crime to submit a false police report?

Receipt of Stolen Property: Charges, Penalties & Defense

Did you know you can be charged with theft even if you didn’t steal something yourself? If you knowingly purchase, obtain or receive any property you know or should know is stolen and you intend to keep it, you are

What to Do If You Are Involved in a Fatal Car Accident

Almost all car accidents are traumatic for those involved. If you live in a northern state like Michigan, you probably have experienced a car accident due to snow and ice in the winter. High speeds and sudden shifts in temperature

Juvenile Charged With Assault: Charges, Penalties, and Defense

If you are the concerned parent of a juvenile who finds him or herself in trouble with the law, it can be a scary and stressful situation. What was once considered a normal part of growing up for kids and

Vulnerable Adult Abuse Charges, Penalties, and Defense

Vulnerable adult abuse charges are a serious offense in Michigan. This type of abuse is often talked about and written about as “Elder Abuse.” We often hear about senior citizens being abused or neglected by caretakers.

Michigan’s Move Over Law and Charges: What You Need To Know

Have you or has anyone you know been charged with failing to move over while driving in Michigan? Did you know you could be charged with a misdemeanor, have four points on your driver’s license, spend 90 days in jail,

Charged with Reckless Driving: Michigan Law, Penalties, and Defense

Every time we get a big snowstorm in Michigan, there are appear to be cars the ditches at the side of the road. On the highways, drivers with four-wheel drive commonly don’t slow down at all in snowy conditions or

Michigan’s Mandatory Reporting Laws to Improve Crime Reporting

Since the scandal of ex-Michigan State University sports doctor Larry Nassar’s abuse of more than 100 girls and women erupted, Michigan’s mandatory reporting laws have been under scrutiny. Now, a three-bill package is being introduced in the State of Michigan

Exculpatory Evidence: The Truth About The Prosecution’s Case Against You

Did you know that the state is required by law to give your defense attorney any evidence that was collected that points away from your guilt when they have made a case against you? This is called exculpatory evidence or