Oxford, PA | Ciccarelli Law Offices
If you were arrested in the greater Oxford area for allegedly committing a criminal offense, it is in your best interest to not say anything to authorities without legal representation. The Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution protects people from being compelled to be witnesses against themselves in criminal cases and allows them to refuse to answer questions for which answers may incriminate them.
An experienced Oxford criminal defense lawyer will help protect your rights and fight to possibly get the criminal charges reduced or dismissed. Ciccarelli Law Offices represents residents of and visitors to Oxford who were arrested anywhere in Chester County.
Criminal Defense Attorney in Oxford, PA
Lee Ciccarelli is the founder and managing partner of Ciccarelli Law Offices. Our Oxford criminal defense lawyers work as a team to help people achieve the most favorable resolutions to criminal cases that result in the fewest possible penalties.
Our firm handles many different kinds of alleged misdemeanor and felony offenses. Call (610) 692-8700 to have our attorneys review your case and help you understand all of your legal options during a free, confidential consultation.
Common Criminal Offenses in Chester County
Ciccarelli Law Offices defends individuals who are charged with such criminal offenses as:
- Oxford Driving Under the Influence (DUI);
- Serious Traffic Offenses;
- Drug Charges;
- Marijuana Charges;
- Firearm / Weapon Charges;
- Violent Crimes;
- Domestic Violence;
- Sex Crimes;
- Theft and Property Offenses;
- Juvenile Offenses;
- Internet / Cyber Crimes;
- White Collar Crime;
- Violation of Probation;
- Violation of Parole;
- Record Expungement / Sealing;
- Post Conviction / Appeals;
- Student Disciplinary Hearings;
- Misdemeanor Charges; and
- Felony Charges.
Oxford DUI Defense
U.S. Route 1 (also known as the Kennett-Oxford Bypass in Chester County) runs through the western part of Oxford, but Pennsylvania Route 472 (PA 472) and Pennsylvania Route 10 (PA 10) are two other well-traveled highways that pass through the borough. Many people are arrested for alleged DUI offenses on such local roads in Oxford as Locust Street, Baltimore Pike, and Broad Street.
Ciccarelli Law Offices aggressively defends people who have prior drunk driving convictions as well as alleged first-time offenders. Our lawyers also represent minors accused of underage DUI offenses and individuals with commercial driver’s licenses (CDLs).
Oxford, Pennsylvania Court Resources
District Courts | Chester County, PA — Magisterial district courts are minor courts of limited jurisdiction in Pennsylvania. In addition to summary offenses and violations of municipal ordinances, they also handle preliminary hearings and arraignments in misdemeanor and felony offenses later tried in the Courts of Common Pleas. The Borough of Oxford, Upper Oxford, Lower Oxford, and several other communities are served by the following magisterial district court in Oxford:
District Court 15-3-05
305 S. Third St.
Oxford, PA 19363
County Court of Common Pleas | Chester County, PA — The Court of Common Pleas is a state trial court of general jurisdiction with original jurisdiction over all cases not exclusively assigned to other courts. It also has appellate jurisdiction over judgments from minor courts. On this website, you can view local rules of the court, learn about the court’s mission and goals, and access a judicial calendar.
Superior Court | Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania — Pennsylvania has two statewide intermediate appellate courts. The Superior Court is the appellate court of general jurisdiction (the jurisdiction of the other appellate court, the Commonwealth Court, is limited to decisions of state agencies and certain cases in which the Commonwealth is a party) that frequently handles appeals of final decisions of the Court of Common Pleas. Visit this website to search Superior Court opinions, learn more about cases of public interest, and view a calendar of court sessions.
Supreme Court | Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania — The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania is the highest court in the Commonwealth, otherwise known as the court of last resort. It consists of seven justices, each of whom is elected to 10-year terms. You can use this website to search court docket sheets, view calendars of court sessions, and learn more about the court and its justices.
Chester County Law Enforcement Resources
Police Department | Borough of Oxford, PA — The mission of the Oxford Borough Police Department is “to improve the quality of life by providing the highest level of professional police service through a partnership with the community.” Visit this website to learn more about police services and find safety information. You can also find answers to frequently asked questions and submit anonymous crime tips.
Oxford Police Department
57 N. 4th St.
Oxford, PA 19363
Chester County Sheriff | Chester County, PA — The Chester County Sheriff’s Office was selected as the top sheriff’s office in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for Crime Prevention and Community Outreach in 2008 and 2011. On this website, you can read recent scam awareness bulletins, apply for a license to carry firearms, and find information about the civil process service. You can also view a list of Chester County’s most wanted suspects as well as a list of the FBI’s 10 Most Wanted.
District Attorney | Chester County, PA — The Chester County District Attorney is the chief law enforcement officer in Chester County. Use this website to download various forms and applications, learn more about the office’s investigative units, and read recent press releases. You can also find information about the Victim’s Bill of Rights in the Crime Victims Act under 18 Pennsylvania Consolidated Statute §11.201.
Areas We Serve In and Around Oxford, PA
In addition to Oxford, Ciccarelli Law Offices also represents clients in such communities that fall within the 19363 ZIP code as Lewisville and Hopewell. Our firm also defends individuals in other nearby locations like:
- Fair Hill;
- New London;
- Rising Sun;
- West Grove;
- White Rock; and
Ciccarelli Law Offices | Oxford Criminal Defense Lawyer
Were you recently arrested for any kind of alleged criminal offense in the greater Oxford area of Pennsylvania? Contact Ciccarelli Law Offices as soon as possible.
Lee Ciccarelli and the Oxford criminal defense attorneys at Ciccarelli Law Offices can identify police errors or violations of your rights that can lead to your criminal charges being minimized or complete eliminated. You can have our lawyers provide an honest and thorough evaluation of your case when you call (610) 692-8700 or complete an online contact form to set up a free initial consultation.