Criminal Defense Lawyer in Yarmouth
Have you been accused of a crime in Yarmouth? Our team at the Law Office of William T. Bly understands that the time surrounding an arrest can be frightening and confusing. In order to have the best possible chance of getting your charges dropped, it is in your best interests to have a strong legal representative on your side defending you. Should you choose to work with our team, you will have a law firm on your side every step of the way taking care of all the legal aspects of your case.
Attorney William Bly is a top-rated criminal defense lawyer in Maine. He has a 9.4 rating from Avvo and is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Not only that, but he was named in the Top 40 Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers. Having a legal advocate on your side who has a thorough knowledge of your case could make all the difference in the outcome of your situation. Our team is able to handle cases ranging from assault to drug possession to DUI to sex crimes. If you have been arrested in Yarmouth or the surrounding areas, you will be able to have peace of mind knowing that we are fighting for you!
Information on Yarmouth, Maine
Yarmouth is a town of over 8,000 people. It is located in Cumberland County, Maine and is about 15 miles north of Portland. Overall, Yarmouth has a low crime rate. The average crime rate index in the U.S. is 1,776 and in Maine it is 1,029. In Yarmouth, however, the crime rate is only 497. In 2010, there were approximately 2 rapes, 1 assault, 12 burglaries, 76 thefts, 3 vehicles thefts, and 4 cases of arson. The law enforcement employee index is also less than average. In the U.S., the number is 2.8 and in Maine it is 1.79. In Yarmouth, the law enforcement employee index is 1.5.
The Yarmouth Police Department is located on Main Street. The town is part of the Portland–South Portland-Biddeford Metropolitan Statistical Area and covers an area of 22.9 square miles, 9.5 of which is water. There are 3,500 households in the town and 2,300 families. The density of the town is 625 people per square mile and the density of the housing units is 286 per square mile. As to the racial makeup of the area, the population is 96% White, 0.5% African American, 1.2% Asian, and 0.2% Native American.
The average size of a family is 2.8 and the average size of a household is 2.3. The average age of the population in Yarmouth is 45. Approximately 22% of the population is under the age of 18, 5.6% are between the ages of 18 and 24, 20% are between 25 and 44, 34% are between the ages of 45 and 64, and 16% are 65 and older.
Talk to our Yarmouth criminal attorneys!
Our team at the Law Office of William T. Bly could help if you have been accused of a criminal offense anywhere in Maine. With a member of their team on your side, you will be able to have peace of mind knowing that a skilled legal representative is fighting for you. We offer a free case evaluation so that you can let us know the details of your case quickly and easily. You can also call our office at any time to learn more. Contact a Yarmouth criminal defense lawyer to get started!