Domestic Violence and Annoying Telephone Calls Under Penal Code Section 653M.

At the Orange County Law Office of David P Schwarz we have defended many clients who have faced domestic violence allegations based on annoying phones under the penal code. Please contact our office at 949 735 9266 or via the web. We can also be reached via email at

A domestic violence lawyer will protect their client from annoying phone call charges. The district attorney must show that a person who, with intent to annoy, telephones or makes contact by means of an electronic communication device with another and addresses them with obscene language.

In addition if they addresses another person with a threat to inflict injury to the person or property of the person addressed or any member of his or her family,

A Domestic violence lawyer will protect you if you are charged to have contacted a person with the intent to annoy or harass them and made repeated telephone calls or contacted them by a electronic communication device.

An Orange County lawyer will defend you against any offense that is alleged against you that you. The charges that may occur will be potentially charged in the superior court where the calls originated or the calls were received. A good Defense attorney will fight the location of where the calls may have started.

At the Law Office of David P Schwarz will defend you against allegations that you made a phone call and left a message. Moreover, if the party returned the phone call and you then made an annoying contact with the party you potentially can be charged.

The annoying phone call can be violated when a person knowingly permits any telephone or electronic communication under the person's control to be used for the purposes prohibited by those subdivisions.

A domestic violence attorney will protect you from any charges that can lead to jail. Our office will make sure that probation is granted and that the Court only orders a no jail offer.

The term “electronic communication device” includes, telephones, cellular phones, computers, video recorders, fax machines and smartphones. If you have been charged with using a device that uses some sort of electronic signal or radio wave the courts can find it to be part of the annoying phone call charge.

Using an electronic device is very common in Domestic violence cases and can be used as evidence often in the allegations against you. A qualified attorney will assist you and making sure that the device you may have been alleged to have used is not “electronic” under the code section. An attorney will also make sure that any criminal action that results from a family law domestic violence case is dismissed.

At the Orange County Law office of David P Schwarz we are experienced at defending domestic violence cases dealing with annoying phone calls via electronic communication. Please contact our office at 949 735 9266 or via the web for a consultation. We can also be reached by email at

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