What Is Domestic Aggravated Assault?
Domestic assault if often called “domestic aggravated assault.” It is defined as an unlawful attack by one family member upon another with the intent of causing serious harm (i.e. bodily injury) through the use or threatened use of dangerous weapons. You can also be charged with domestic assault if your hands and feet are used to injure the other family member and the injuries are serious or life threatening. You can also be charged with domestic assault even if no injuries resulted but you attempted to assault another family member with a dangerous weapon.
Domestic assaults can be between a parent and a child, spouses, step-parent and child, siblings, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, and any other family members. As a Clearwater bail bonds office in Pinellas County, Florida we have bonded out many people who are arrested for domestic assault.
Did you know there are different forms of domestic assault?
If you are caught abusing a family member depending on the circumstances you could be charged with these other forms of domestic assault:
-domestic simple assault
There are all forms of assault on family members. Domestic violence was once considered one of the most under-reported crimes became more widely recognized in the 1980’s and 1990’s. Domestic assaults happen in all types of relationships including heterosexual and homosexual. We have seen domestic assault cases across the board including those who are professional athletes as well.
If you or you know somebody in a domestic abuse situation we encourage you to take action before it’s too late. Every year we are asked by hundreds of people to bail their family member or friend out of jail for domestic assault. Often times people have been killed because of domestic assault. There is domestic assault help out there, many organizations are available to help victims if you or you know somebody who is being assaulted by a family member we encourage you to reach out to the National Domestic Hotline for help.
To bond out of jail for domestic assault or domestic violence please call our Clearwater, Florida bail bonds office at 727-592-0000. We are open 24-hours a day, 7 days a week to bond out for domestic assault.