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John R. Garey, P.A. Dover DE

Sex crimes are considered very serious not only in Delaware, but on a federal level. Anyone who is charged with any sexual crime will likely face a variety of charges at both the state and federal level. It is important to secure the services of a specialist law firm with a deep understanding of the nuances of sexual crime in ...

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John R. Garey, P.A. Dover DE

Being accused of child molestation is very serious. We all want to keep children safe and out of harm’s way. Sometimes during a difficult divorce or a contested child custody battle, accusations fly, with painful and terrible results. You may be accused because someone wants to “get even” or because someone “thinks” something bad is going on.

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John R. Garey, P.A. Dover DE

Are you staring down the barrel of misdemeanor drug charges or felony drug charges? You are about to enter a legal world that very few people understand. It is a complex world of legal motions, discovery of evidence and protection of your rights. In a situation as serious as this, where your freedom, your job and your ability to see ...

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John R. Garey, P.A. Dover DE

When discussing juvenile crime in the state of Delaware, it is important to remember that the population of the entire state is approximately 907,000 people. That is what tends to make these juvenile crime statistics stand out. The Kids Count Data Center lists the number of juvenile crimes for the state of Delaware in 2011 and gives us a summary ...

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John R. Garey, P.A. Dover DE

A misdemeanor is a category of charges that are considered to be minor wrongdoings, and these types of charges will often carry the least harsh penalties should a party be convicted. Many crimes can be either defined as a misdemeanor or felony depending upon the individual situations revolving around the event. If a person has multiple convictions of the same ...

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John R. Garey, P.A. Dover DE

Felonies are crimes often deemed to be more serious in nature, and a guilty conviction of a felony often times results in a person being incarcerated for at least a period of one year. This incarceration, rather than being carried out at a local jail, will be done in a prison, and often this sentence is accompanied by hefty criminal ...

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John R. Garey, P.A. Dover DE

In the state of Delaware, speeding on the public roads is serious. Repeat offenders could lose their driver’s license indefinitely and first-time offenders could face a stiff fine or even jail time. A speeding ticket defense is something that too many people take lightly. They think that they can just go to the scheduled court session, plead their case to ...

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John R. Garey, P.A. Dover DE

Daniel Ryan Cooke, 26, of Michelangelo Court, was charged with 25 counts of dealing in child pornography, said Jason Miller, spokesman for the state Attorney General’s Office. Cooke, who was employed during the 2012-2013 school year as an assistant junior varsity soccer coach for the Hornets at the Tatnall School, was being held in the Vaughn Correctional Institution after he ...

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John R. Garey, P.A. Dover DE

Harrington police charged a Magnolia man with a fourth driving under the influence offense, authorities reported today. Joseph D. Pierce, 54, was stopped Saturday by officers on U.S. 13 for a traffic violation, Harrington Lt. Earl K. Brode said. He said the officers detected an odor of alcohol coming from Pierce’s car, and a computer check determined Pierce’s driver’s license ...

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