“Domestic violence” means an act or threatened act of violence upon a person with whom the actor is or has been involved in an intimate relationship. “Domestic violence” also includes any other crime against a person, or against property, including an animal, or any municipal ordinance violation against a person, or against property, including an animal, when used as a method of coercion, control, punishment, intimidation, or revenge directed against a person with whom the actor is or has been involved in an intimate relationship.”
Domestic violence is a sentence enhancer in the state of Colorado and can be added onto a number of violent or non-violent crimes. Being charged with domestic violence can have serious consequences on your life. It may lead to you having to vacate a shared home, can prevent you from attaining work or renting an apartment, require you to turn in firearms, or affect your immigration status.
Whether you have been wrongfully accused of domestic violence or you are the victim of domestic violence, Chris Ponce wants to help you. Chris will compassionately listen to you and hear about your situation and he will make sure that justice is served.