Unfortunately, false accusations happen. Maybe you were at the wrong place at the wrong time, or perhaps someone is truly out to get you. Whatever the reason, being wrongfully accused of a crime can have life-long consequences.
Typically, false accusations fall under one of four types of claims:
First, find an attorney with experience in false accusation cases. Your lawyer will advise you on next steps you’ll need to take, but here are a few things you can do on your own:
There are also a number of things you should not do after being falsely accused of a crime. Do not:
Just because you have been falsely accused, or even convicted, doesn’t mean you should lose hope. There are ways to get charges withdrawn or to fight the charges in court. Complete our online case review to schedule a free consultation with one of the experienced attorneys at Tracey Wood & Associates.
Tracey Wood & Associates
1 S Pinckney St #950
Madison, WI 53703