Terrorist Threats

A terrorist threat is when an individual threatens to commit any crime of violence with the purpose of terrorizing a community or group of individuals or with the purpose of causing evacuation of a building, place of assembly, or facility of public transportation or otherwise to cause serious public inconvenience or in reckless disregard of the risk of causing such evacuation or inconvenience.

Consequences for a conviction on the charge of Terrorist Threat include:

  • Long-term imprisonment
  • Loss of the right to vote or own a deadly weapon
  • Probation or parole
  • Mandatory rehabilitation
  • Significant fines
  • Other

Criminal Defense

Defenses of Terrorist Threat Crimes may potentially include:

  • Showing insufficient evidence
  • Proving factual innocence
  • Showing mistaken identity
  • Other

Our Criminal Case page provides more information on the following:

  • Why you may receive a stiffer sentence
  • What you can do to improve the outcome of your case
  • What The Cochran Firm can do to help you