Garretson & Toth, LLC serves individuals throughout Johnson County, Kansas who have been accused of criminal offenses and who need help fighting conviction. While our office is located in Olathe, Kansas, our Olathe criminal defense lawyers also serve the following communities:
When you are facing criminal charges, it is crucial that you turn to a legal professional who has the appropriate level of professional experience. Our criminal defense attorneys are able to provide their clients with the competitive edge they need. Because these lawyers have professional backgrounds as Assistant District Attorneys in Johnson County, they have worked on both sides of the criminal justice system in this area.
They know the local court system well, as they have handled cases in municipalities throughout the entire county. In addition to these advantages, our lawyers also have more than 60 years of combined legal practice. We aggressively advocate for our clients' rights and fight for the best results possible in their cases.
In 2011, there were a total of 98,600 reported crimes—or, when broken down, 10,162 violent crimes and 88,438 property crimes. The total crime rate for the state (or the number of annual crimes per 1,000 residents) was 34.34. This figure is made up of a violent crime rate of 3.54 and a property crime rate of 30.80. The chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime in this state in 2011 were 1 in 283. For property crimes, the chances were 1 in 32.
A criminal conviction of any kind can have a negative impact on your life, whether you are convicted of disorderly conduct or a sex crime. Were you arrested for a driving under the influence (DUI) offense? If so, you could end up getting probation, jail time, a driver's license suspension and other damaging penalties.Federal offenses such as white collar crimes are known to result in prison time and very expensive fines. Violent crimes can also lead to very harsh penalties.
These are just a few of the many types of criminal allegations we work with. Contact a Johnson County criminal attorney to learn more about our services and how we can assist you with your case!