DISORDERLY CONDUCT & BREACH OF PEACE – MARYLAND ATTORNEYS
The disorderly conduct law is commonly described as a catch-all law. The disorderly conduct law in Maryland prohibits people from being drunk in public, disturbing the peace, etc. The law is designed to try and prevent people from making a nuisance of themselves in public.
When a person is doing something that the police consider a nuisance in Maryland, they usually charge the person with disorderly conduct. What many people do not realize is that simply being a nuisance does violate the law of disorderly conduct as written in Maryland. Therefore, people who are charged with disorderly conduct plead guilty without getting the assistance of a criminal defense attorney. Unfortunately, this results in the person being convicted of a crime that carries the possibility of jail time and a fine.
Even if the person convicted of disorderly conduct does not receive jail, they will certainly receive a permanent mark on their criminal record. Do not let this happen to you.
Please contact a Maryland defense attorney of SRIS, P.C. today, if you have been charged with disorderly conduct in Maryland. You can call us 888-437-7747.
A Maryland defense lawyer from our firm will consult with you as to your options and possible defenses.
We have client meeting locations in Maryland: Rockville, MD. (Montgomery County) & Baltimore, MD.
Our defense attorneys and staff in Maryland speak the following languages in addition to English: Spanish, French, Tamil, Arabic, Hindi, Telugu, Cantonese, Mandarin & Malaysian.
Courts we cover in Anne Arundel, Maryland
Anne Arundel County Circuit Court
P.O. Box 71,
7 Church Circle,
Annapolis, MD 21401
Anne Arundel County District Court
Robert F. Sweeney Building,
251 Rowe Boulevard,
Annapolis, MD 21401.
These summaries are provided by the SRIS Law Group. They represent the firm’s unofficial views of the Justices’ opinions. The original opinions should be consulted for their authoritative content.