A local man was detained by police following a burglary at a Thousand Oaks pharmacy last week. Ventura County Sheriff’s deputies responded to an alarm at about 2:30 a.m. Upon arrival, police discovered that the pharmacy’s window had been smashed.

You need an experienced Ventura burglary attorney

Deputies located a subject near the pharmacy and detained him for questioning. After questioning him, they released him without arresting him, and are still investigating the incident.
If you’ve been arrested for burglary in Ventura County, Ventura criminal defense attorney Robert Helfend is ready to take your case. With more than 30 years of criminal defense experience in Ventura County and throughout Southern California. Mr. Helfend takes on even the toughest cases.

In cases like this, Mr. Helfend will work tirelessly to ensure that you are properly represented at each stage of a criminal investigation, and throughout the judicial process, if the criminal investigation leads to charges against you. Simply being in the area when a crime is committed doesn’t make you a criminal, but the police are simply looking to make a quick arrest. If you happen to be unlucky enough to be in the area, the police and prosecutor could try to hold you responsible for being in the wrong place at the right time.

As your attorney, his first priority will be to get the charges against you reduced or dropped. He will also force the prosecutor to make his case against you. Mr. Helfend has established a reputation in Southern California courts as an aggressive, skilled criminal defense attorney. His experience will help him determine the best defense strategy for your case.

When your freedom is at risk, don’t rely on an inexperienced or timid criminal defense attorney. Contact Robert Helfend or call toll-free at (800) 834-6434, (805) 273-5611, (310) 456-3317 or (818) 591-2809 for an immediate consultation on your Ventura County burglary case.

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