Facing Criminal Charges in Lowell

Lowell, MA Criminal Defense Lawyer

Based in downtown Boston, Attorney Simons defends the rights of those facing charges in Lowell, Middlesex County, and throughout Massachusetts.

Contact an experienced Massachusetts Criminal Defense Attorney today at (617) 657-4464.

With a population of 106,519, Lowell is the fourth largest city in Massachusetts. Lowell is commonly credited as the birthplace of the industrial revolution. The city was founded as a manufacturing center for textiles in the 1820’s, and sits along the Merrimack River. Lowell is home to the University of Massachusetts at Lowell and the Middlesex Community College.

If you’re accused of a crime in Lowell, you could find yourself charged by the Lowell Police Department, the Massachusetts State Police, or the UMass Lowell Police. In 2008, the violent crime rate for Lowell was 7th in the Commonwealth – just ahead of Boston. Since 1990, the city has seen about 5 homicides per year. Drug crimes make up a significant number of arrests and charges in Lowell, including several high-profile drug trafficking cases.

Lowell has three criminal courts: Middlesex Superior Court, Lowell District Court, and Middlesex County Juvenile Court.

Middlesex Superior Court sits at 360 Gorham Street, Lowell, MA 01852. This Court handles serious felony cases, such as drug trafficking, kidnapping, and murder. Superior Court cases often end up at the main Middlesex Superior Courthouse in Woburn.

Lowell District Court is located at 41 Hurd Street, Lowell, Massachusetts 01852. The Court has jurisdiction over Billerica, Chelmsford, Dracut, Lowell, Tewksbury, and Tyngsboro. All misdemeanors and some felony cases are tried at the District Court.

Middlesex County Juvenile Court has a session located at 89 Appleton Street, Lowell, MA 01852. This Court handles delinquency and youthful offender cases.

Attorney Simons will aggressively defend you against criminal charges in Lowell, MA. Call (617) 657-4464 today for a free phone consultation.

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