Charged with Assault Charges
Assault Charges are considered to be any application of direct force or unwanted touch to another person. They also fit as assault charges, verbal attacks, when, for example, someone makes a threat to intimidate another person.
There are various types of assault charges that someone can be accused of. Following The Canadian Criminal Code, the assault charges are classified as:
- Simple Assault
- Assault with a weapon and assault causing bodily harm
- Aggravated assault
- Assaulting a peace officer
- Assaulting a peace officer with a weapon or causing bodily harm
- Aggravated assault of peace office
All these types of assault charges meant a violation of another person’s rights, and because of that, generally are considered pretty aggressive and have legal and severe consequences.
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