Defence for Break and Enter Charges

 

Joel Chevrefils is the right Calgary defence lawyer for burglary charges

 

Breaking and entering is a criminal charge with a number of variations in Alberta, and therefore a number of punishments. Joel Chevrefils is experienced with the criminal law surrounding these offences and the correct way to handle the proceedings. Call now for your free criminal lawyer consultation.

348. (1) Every one who

(a) breaks and enters a place with intent to commit an indictable offence therein,
(b) breaks and enters a place and commits an indictable offence therein, or
(c) breaks out of a place after
(i) committing an indictable offence therein, or
(ii) entering the place with intent to commit an indictable offence therein, is guilty
(d) if the offence is committed in relation to a dwelling-house, of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for life, and
(e) if the offence is committed in relation to a place other than a dwelling-house, of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding ten years or of an offence punishable on summary conviction.