Client’s Family Shows Overwhelming Gratitude

Hearing the words “not guilty” spoken by a jury at the end of a trial is one of the most exhilarating experiences for a criminal defense attorney. Seeing the joy and relief on the face of the client and their family, however, can be just as fulfilling. Attorney Jonathan Crisp has recently experienced overwhelming gratitude … Continued

DNA Testing Delays in Pennsylvania

The use of DNA testing for convicted felons in recent years has been vitally important to both convict offenders and set the innocent free. Attorney DePowell, who is shown in this video, used DNA testing to prove that his client was not guilty of the crime he was charged with. Others, however, have used DNA … Continued

How to Hire a Great Criminal Defense Lawyer

Let’s face it; being charged with a criminal offense can be as serious as being diagnosed with a life altering disease. Both will have an effect on the way you live your life, your ability to earn a living, and even how others view you. So why, then, would choosing the right lawyer be any … Continued

Penn Man Arrested for Violating Probation

A 23 year old man, J.B., is back behind bars after he was found drunk on a park bench, a violation of his probation. J.B. was convicted of aggravated indecent assault and indecent assault in 2011 because he sexually assaulted two sleeping women. The man pleaded guilty to these charges, admitting that he knew they … Continued

Crisp & Associates Help Soldier Get Acquittal

After an intensive five day trial held at FT Bragg, a ten member officer and enlisted panel from the 82D ABN DIV fully acquitted an 82D Soldier of all six Article 120 sexual assault charges in a General Court-Martial. The soldier was charged with allegedly raping a subordinate soldier while in Afghanistan. From the first … Continued

Attorney DePowell Helps Secure Prison Release

After nine long months in Dauphin County Prison, nineteen year-old T.G. was released from prison with the help of Attorney Bryan DePowell, a criminal defense attorney at Crisp and Associates, LLC. Police had accused T.G. of ramming into a police car after being stopped for a traffic violation. The suspect of the crime had pulled … Continued

Why Law Enforcement Is Not Always A Friend

As a criminal defense attorney and former cop, I’ve spent a lot of time around police. In fact, some of the smartest and savviest people I know are members of the law enforcement community. I can tell you from experience that the days of bumbling “Barney Fife” and the Mayberry P.D. are long gone. Today, … Continued

Welcome to the Blog for Crisp and Associates, LLC

Have you or a loved one been arrested for a crime? Our Harrisburg criminal defense firm stands ready to assist you! We are not afraid to aggressively defend your rights and freedoms and ensure that you are provided a favorable resolution to your case. At our firm, we have over 30 years of combined legal … Continued