Rockledge Criminal Defense Lawyer
Rockledge is proud to be Brevard County's first city and is home to almost 25,000 people. The city is 13.4 square miles and is governed by six city council members and a mayor. The town is known for hosting a variety of different festivals and events throughout the year including a car show, a Memorial Day parade and the National Night Out.
Law Enforcement in Rockledge
The Rockledge Police Department employs 50 full-time officers and 20 civilian employees. The department's annual budget is approximately $5 million. Police reports from the most recent available year (2012) show that the officers issued 2,588 traffic citations and filed 4,186 police reports during that year. The department also made 75 DUI arrests and responded to 561 domestic violence calls.
All the police in the area must be certified by the State of Florida in order to perform their duties. The Brevard County Sheriff's Office also patrols this area. Rockledge also has its own fire department with three stations and there is a county fire department within the city limits.
Crime in Rockledge
City-Data reports that crime in Rockledge is generally less than the national U.S. average. The most common crime in the area is theft, with 466 reported incidents in 2012. There was also 1 murder and 10 incidents of rape in 2012 in Rockledge.
Most Rockledge cases are handled in the Brevard County courts. Whether you have been issued a traffic violation that you would like to dispute or are facing difficult charges for murder or rape, call Steven G. Casanova, P.A. today. Our team is committed to representing Rockledge locals in a variety of cases with focused precision.
We understand the challenges that you are facing and know the creative methods that may be able to facilitate a satisfactory outcome in your case.
I hired Mr. Casanova in 2017. Mr. Casanova and Staff were extremely professional and helpful from the moment I hired them. Mr. Casanova was very thorough in explaining how the process would work from beginning to end. I could call his office at anytime and be treated with the upmost respect from all staff, and had any all questions answered. I would highly recommend Mr. Casanova and Staff!- Amy
Mr. Casanova was extremely prompt and diligent with my case. He appeared at the jail the same day I contacted his office for representation. My case was resolved and my record expunged within months and of the original charge. Mr. Casanova and staff were extremely easy to work with. I would highly recommend this office.- Former Client
You’re looking for a lawyer, so you’re probably in trouble. You want somebody who understands that and still treats you with dignity and respect. You need someone who is knowledgeable, intelligent, and experienced. An attorney who is in your corner from first to last. You’ve found him! Steve Casanova will be by your side, giving you the best legal advice possible, following through on every detail, no matter how big or small. You won’t enjoy being in trouble, but Steve Casanova will make sure things go smoothly from beginning to end.- Andrea
I recently referred a client to attorney Steven Casanova and I could not be happier with the result he obtained. Mr. Casanova's knowledge of criminal law and procedure, his years of experience in the courtroom, his great communication skills, the respect he has among his peers, his quick and timely responses to questions and concerns, and his true compassion for his clients makes him an extremely effective lawyer. Using these traits and his ability to strategize and negotiate, he recently and quickly achieved the best possible result for my client who I referred to him for criminal defense in a felony case. Way to go Steve! We all are extremely grateful.- Pamela
I want to say Mr. Casanova is a very caring and knowledgeable attorney. He took the time to speak to me without any pressure to hire him. I will definitely use his services. Thank you Steve- Lillian
Mr. Casanova and the staff in his office handle everything for your case and do so in a friendly professional manner. The work Mr. Casanova did for my case was outstanding with results far better than I could have hoped for. If I ever find myself in trouble again, there will be no research needed, I will IMMEDIATELY call Mr. Casanova's office. I suggest if you find yourself needing legal representation, you do the same.- Mike L.
I'm an attorney in Kissimmee and I met Steve at the Brevard County County courthouse years ago and I was impressed with how well he handles his cases. He is knowledgeable in the law,, courteous to others, thoroughly prepared, and always professional. If you need a criminal defense attorney in Brevard County, you should hire Steve Casanova.- Ernest M
Thank you Steve Casanova, You handled my case very well. I will definitely recommend you to anyone ineed of Justice, thanks again.- Elbert Bahl