If you've been charged with Driving while Intoxicated Domestic Assault Possession of a Controlled 
Substance

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Having an experienced attorney by your side through the criminal law process can be invaluable. You need someone who will take the time to listen to your side of the story before coming to conclusions based on the police report and probable cause statement.

If you want honest legal advice that makes sense, you have come to the right place.

Practice Areas

DUI/DWI

DWI and DUI charges are common in the Kansas City area, but that does not mean you should ignore them. These are serious charges that can affect you for the rest of your life.

Possession

In Missouri, possession of a controlled substance other than 35 grams or less of marijuana is a Class D Felony, which carries up to a seven year prison sentence.

Delivery

The punishments for drug crimes can be severe. They can have long-term effects on your ability to find employment, housing, and even take care of your children in some cases.

Assault and Battery

In general, an assault is placing a victim in the fear of a battery, where a battery is an offensive touching, classified by degree in severity.

Domestic Assault

Crimes to a person include any charge that accuses of you of harming another individual. It is important to contact an attorney before you talk to the police

Stealing

In Missouri, someone commits the offense of stealing if they appropriate the property or services of another with the intent to deprive him or her thereof.

Property Damage

A property crime is anything that deals with harm to property, including theft and vandalism. You do not have to face these charges alone.

Traffic Violations

DWI and DUI charges are common in the Kansas City area, but that does not mean you should ignore them. These are serious charges that can affect you for the rest of your life.

Public Order Crimes

These crimes include public intoxication, urinating in public, or indecency. These charges might not come with hefty fines or jail time, but should still be taken seriously.

Why Our Firm?

Attorney Benjamin Arnold can assist with a variety of criminal law matters, including DUI/ DWI defense, assault and domestic assault, delivery or possession of a controlled substance,  expungement, stealing, and more.

Call the Law Office of Benjamin Arnold at (913) 777-HELP to learn more or to set up an appointment for a free consultation.

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Possession

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