Legal aid in criminal and penal law

Have you been charged with a criminal or penal offence or are you about to be? Are the police looking for you? Our lawyers are here for you.

Our legal aid services in criminal and penal law

We offer assistance with the following  at the Bureau d’aide juridique Droit criminal et pénal and the Bureau d’aide juridique Laval:

  • Theft
  • Robbery
  • Possession of property obtained by crime
  • Breaking and entering with intend
  • Uttering threats
  • Mischief
  • Public mischief
  • Assault
  • Operation while impaired
  • Dangerous operation of motor vehicle while street racing
  • Operation while disqualified
  • Breach of condition, probation, or suspended sentence
  • Murder
  • Attempt to commit murder
  • Sexual infractions
  • Pornography
  • Prostitution
  • Procuring
  • Keeping common bawdy-house
  • Fraud
  • Kidnapping, forcible confinement
  • Criminal negligence
  • Obstructing justice
  • Escape, being at large without excuse
  • Criminal harassment
  • Intimidation
  • Arson
  • False alarm of fire
  • Cruelty to animals
  • Counterfeit money
  • Laundering proceeds of crime
  • Conspiracy
  • Appeal of a sentence
  • Gangsterism
  • Import
  • Customs and excise
  • Extradition
  • Extortion
  • Human trafficking
  • Terrorist activity
  • Dangerous offenders and long-term offenders
  • Penal infractions related to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

This list is non-exhaustive. To learn more about our services related to criminal and penal law, contact us at 514-864-2111.

A provincial telephone answering service

Help is only a phone call away. We also offer a provincial telephone answering service. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, this service allows you to obtain information and advice on your rights and obligations when you are arrested or detained.

Dial 514-842-2244.