Arrested for Failure to Register under Megan’s Law in New Jersey
Failure to Register as a Sex Offender – NJ Lawyer Help
If you are convicted of a sex crime in New Jersey you may or may not be required to register under Megan’s Law. If you are, and fail to do so, this is a 3rd degree charge in addition to what your original crime was. You will be facing an additional 3-5 years in New Jersey state prison.
We need to look at the circumstances and see whether or not you actually did fail to register and comply with the statutes. If the state does have the evidence against you, our job is to keep you from going to jail.