CRIMINAL CASE

Not Guilty of Affray and Common Assault

Public Order Offences

The Magistrate has found our 27 year old client ‘not guilty’ of Affray and Common Assault after a full-day hearing in Downing Centre Local Court. Our client is a serving officer of the Australian Defence Force and was a member of the Special Forces when he attended the Fox Hole Hotel, Sydney with his brother on ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

All Four Defendants Not Guilty of Assaulting Police at The Rocks

Public Order Offences

Sydney Criminal Lawyers® secured ‘not guilty’ verdicts in Downing Centre Local Court for four clients charged with ‘affray’ and ‘assault occasioning actual bodily harm’ against two off-duty police officers. The officers, who had been drinking alcohol, saw one of our clients letting down a police car tyre at The Rocks, Sydney. One of the officers ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

Finding of ‘Self Defence’ for Night Club Patron

Public Order Offences

Charges of ‘Affray‘, ‘Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm’ and ‘Common Assault’ were dismissed against a 27 year old night club patron who repeatedly punched a security officer, after the Court found that he may have acted in ‘self defence’. The security officer sustained a broken nose and bruised eye during the incident, but the prosecution ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

District Court Appeals Successful

Public Order Offences

Sydney Criminal Lawyers® obtained ‘suspended sentences’ (no prison time) in Parramatta District Court after appealing a case for a 39 year old Brookvale man who was convicted in the Local Court of ‘Affray’ and 2 counts of ‘Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm‘ and a 24 year old Arncliffe man convicted of 12 counts of ‘Obtain ... read more ...