Public Order Offences Solicitors
Section 4 of the Public Order Act 1986, or ‘Threatening Behaviour’ as it is often referred to, contains two primary elements. To be convicted of this offence, the guilty party must intend to cause harassment, alarm or distress to another person.
The offender is determined guilty if they are found to have intended to cause such offence by the use of words, behaviour or written signs and other representations.
Cases of Threatening Behaviour can occur in a public or private places but not in a dwelling (accommodation), provided that both the offender and the victim are within the same dwelling.
Possible penalties if found guilty of this offence, include a fine, receiving a community order and receiving a prison sentence.
At Gray & Co we have a team of experienced criminal defence solicitors who specialise in helping those accused of offences such as Threatening Behaviour. Contact us today on 01244 344299 for expert advice and representation.
Mike Gray is a genius in this legal field
Mr B – Firearms.
Awesome service received
Ms S – Drugs
Just wanted to say thanks for your attention/understanding/advice, it makes such a difference when someone actually makes an effort to understand the situations we sometimes find ourselves in!
Mr L – Fraud
Contact us today
Please contact us through Phone or Email. Alternatively, submit the Form and we will get back to you as soon as possible
1 Grey Friars, Chester, CH1 2NW
Emergency 24hr: 07537 170352Office Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 08:45 – 17:15 and Saturday morning by appointment
What can we do to help you today?
We can provide specialist advice on matters at the Police Station, Magistrates’ Court, Youth Court and Crown Court. We provide advice to Armed Forces’ personnel at military interviews and court martial hearings both in the UK and abroad.