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Arizona Misdemeanor Crimes

In Arizona, someone charged with a misdemeanor crime can face up to six months in a local or county jail depending on the crime, as well as a fine of up to $2,500. Arizona law fall under one of three designations, class 1, 2, and 3, with three being the least serious and 1 being the most serious. In cases where the court does not designate a misdemeanor, then the crime will be punished as if it was a class 2 misdemeanor.

Class 3 Misdemeanor

Someone charged with a class 3 misdemeanor can face a fine of up to $500 and up to 30 days in jail.

Class 2 Misdemeanor

Someone charged with a class 2 misdemeanor can face a fine of up to $750 and up to four months in jail.

Class 1 Misdemeanor

Someone charged with a class 1 misdemeanor can face a fine of up to $2,500 and up to six months in jail.

For certain drug-related crimes, someone convicted of a misdemeanor can face additional fines depending on the number of times they have been convicted and what crime they committed. See AZ Rev Stat § 13-821 for more details.

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Don’t Wait To Get The Representation You Need

If you were charged with a misdemeanor crime in Arizona, it’s important to seek legal counsel as soon as possible. The courts won’t wait for you to find the right firm to represent you, and you shouldn’t wait either. At MayesTelles PLLC, our Phoenix criminal defense attorneys understand what it takes to secure you the best outcome, and will fight for your rights in court if you were charged with a crime. Call us at (602) 428-7104 to speak with a member of our firm over the phone today, or let us know more about your situation by filling out our online form.

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