GANG ACTIVITY / ENHANCEMENTS

Consult a San Diego defense attorney for Gang Activity/Enhancements for any related help

Gang activity and gang-related offenses are classified under California Penal Code section 186.22 and relates to any voluntary participation in a known criminal street gang. As stated under PC 186.22(b)(1), gang enhancements may be attached to the primary felony and include an additional, more severe penalty on top of the sentence carried by the underlying crime. In some cases, these enhancements can add up to 10 years to the original sentence. If you are involved in such matters and are seeking legal help of any kind then get in touch with a San Diego defense attorney for Gang Activity/Enhancements right away.

Gang enhancements are commonly attached to:

  • Assault and Battery
  • Robbery
  • Burglary
  • Attempted Murder / Murder

Any time a crime carries a potential gang enhancement, it is imperative to contact an experienced defense attorney. Successfully defeating the prosecution’s attempt to attach a gang enhancement can drastically alter the outcome of a case and can prevent years of incarceration. Call Ashby Sorensen, the San Diego gang enhancements defense attorney on your side.