Attorneys For Weapons Charges Serving Georgetown, DE | Delaware Criminal Defense

Weapons charges are categorized as felonies and can result in incarceration if convicted.  If you have been accused of an offense involving weapons in Delaware, contact us today for a free consultation.

Carrying A Concealed Weapon In Delaware

Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon: A person is guilty of Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon when he or she intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly carries concealed a deadly weapon upon or about his person so as it is immediately available and accessible, without a license to do so. A “Deadly Weapon” can be defined as a firearm, a bomb, a knife other than an ordinary pocket knife carried in a closed position, a switchblade knife, billy, blackjack, bludgeon, metal knuckles, slingshot, razor, bicycle chain, ice pick or any dangerous instrument which is used or attempted to be used to cause death or serious physical injury.

Possession Of A Deadly Weapon In Delaware

Possession of a Deadly Weapon During the Commission of a Felony: A person is guilty of this crime when he intentionally, knowingly or recklessly possesses a deadly weapon during the commission of any felony. A person is in possession of said weapon when it is physically available or accessible to him during the commission of the felony. A defendant can also be convicted as an accomplice under this charge even though a co-defendant actually possessed the weapon.

Possession Of A Firearm In Delaware

Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony:  A person who is guilty of this crime has intentionally, knowingly or recklessly possessed a firearm during the commission of any felony.


Prohibited Possession Of A Deadly Weapon In Delaware

Possession of a Deadly Weapon by a Person Prohibited:  A person is guilty of this crime if he was convicted of a felony or a crime of violence involving bodily injury, was committed to an institution for a mental disorder, has been convicted of possessing a controlled substance, is subject to a protection from abuse order, has been convicted of a crime of domestic violence, is a juvenile and the deadly weapon is a handgun or knows he is to stand trial for a felony but fails to appears and becomes a fugitive and purchases owns or possesses or controls a deadly weapon or ammunition.


The Delaware DUI law allows only 15 days from the time of your arrest to request a hearing with the Delaware DMV. If you do not request a hearing within 15 days, your driver’s license will be automatically suspended.

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