What is an Indictable Offense?

Mercer County NJ Felony Criminal Defense Lawyers

Mercer County NJ Felony Criminal Defense Lawyers

In New Jersey, we do not classify criminal offenses as either a felonies or a misdemeanors like most other states. Under our criminal justice system, we breakdown crimes into either indictable offenses or disorderly persons offenses / petty disorderly persons offenses. In essence, we treat indictable offenses as “felonies” and disorderly / petty disorderly persons offenses are “misdemeanors”.Read More