Disorderly conduct is commonly associated with public intoxication; however, intoxication is not required to be charged with this offense. A disorderly conduct charge focuses more on inappropriate behaviors conducted in a public place.
This type of offense is typically considered a minor infraction; however, it is still wise to seek legal counsel to determine the proper solution to your problem.
If you are facing disorderly conduct charges, Susanne Gustin can discuss your options to try to avoid permanent harm to your record. Call Susanne Gustin Attorney at Law at (801) 243-2814 for your free consultation.
Our firm services clients in Salt Lake County, West Valley City, West Jordan, Sandy, Taylorsville, and several surrounding areas.
Utah code defines disorderly conduct as:
Disorderly conduct carries somewhat minor consequences; however, it can still serve as a hindrance to employment opportunities. Some of these penalties include fines, forfeiture, disqualification, or any combination.
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If you have been charged with disorderly conduct, call Susanne Gustin Attorney at Law at (801) 243-2814 immediately for your free consultation with an experienced lawyer. Susanne currently represents clients in Salt Lake County and Davis County.