Possession of Defaced Firearms in NJ
Possession of a defaced firearm in New Jersey is a fourth degree offense. Thus, if convicted, you are looking at a felony criminal record. The State does not need to show why you possessed the defaced firearm. In other words, your intentions are irrelevant. Of course, it helps your case if we can show that you had good intentions. The extent and cause of the defacing are important as well. If you have been charged with possession of a defaced firearm in any court in New Jersey, call our team of tough, smart lawyers today to discuss your case.