Pittsburgh Terroristic Threats Law Firm
Under Pennsylvania law, the crime of terroristic threats has nothing to do with hijacking planes, detonating bombs, or other acts of political violence. Rather, the criminal charge of terroristic threats is commonly brought against people accused of domestic violence.
A person commits terroristic threats by communicating a threat to commit any crime of violence with intent to terrorize another. The communication could occur directly, such as: sending a threatening text to an ex-girlfriend or ex-boyfriend. The communication could occur indirectly, such as: posting a threatening message on social media about an ex-girlfriend or ex-boyfriend.
Spivak Law Firm handles all areas of domestic violence defense, including: terroristic threats, assault, harassment, and stalking. For a free consultation, call Spivak Law Firm at (412) 344-4900 or toll free at (800) 545-9390.
Terroristic Threats and Domestic Violence
Terroristic threats is typically graded as a first-degree misdemeanor punishable by a maximum of five years in prison.
People who face a charge of terroristic threats often face other domestic violence charges such as: assault, harassment and reckless endangerment of another person.
To speak with an experienced domestic violence defense attorney, call Spivak Law Firm at (412) 344-4900 or toll free at (800) 545-9390.
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Spivak Law Firm routinely represents clients in Pittsburgh and all surrounding counties, including: Allegheny County, Beaver County, Butler County, Washington County and Westmoreland County. We also accept cases in Armstrong County, Clarion County, Crawford County, Fayette County, Greene County, Indiana County, Lawrence County, Mercer County, Somerset County and Venango County.