You May Need a Conroe/Montgomery County Texas Criminal Lawyer if You Use Force Against the Police Officer Who Is Trying to Arrest Your Sister

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Conroe/Montgomery County Texas Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers Jim Sullivan and Associates represent real people charged with all kinds of crimes, including Resisting Arrest.  If you need a serious Montgomery County criminal lawyer, you can call Jim Sullivan right now at 281-546-6428.

Sec. 38.03.  RESISTING ARREST, SEARCH, OR TRANSPORTATION.  (a)  A person commits an offense if he intentionally prevents or obstructs a person he knows is a peace officer or a person acting in a peace officer’s presence and at his direction from effecting an arrest, search, or transportation of the actor or another by using force against the peace officer or another.(b)  It is no defense to prosecution under this section that the arrest or search was unlawful.(c)  Except as provided in Subsection (d), an offense under this section is a Class A misdemeanor.(d)  An offense under this section is a felony of the third degree if the actor uses a deadly weapon to resist the arrest or search.


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