Obstruction of Justice Defense Lawyer


Orlando and Kissimmee Obstruction of Justice Defense Attorney providing professional Obstruction of Justice Defense and other Criminal Defense legal services in Orlando, Kissimmee and Central Florida. Contact Lawyer, Lazaro G. Blanco, Esq., today at 407.344.5577.


One would think that obstruction of justice would mean to provide false or misleading information to law enforcement or to simply physically interfere with those who are investigation. Florida Obstruction Laws not only includes these aspects, but many other situations as well. There are actually 27 current obstruction of justice crimes currently contained in the Criminal Statutes of the State of Florida.

Criminal Obstruction Crimes include:

  • 843.01 Resisting officer with violence to his or her person.

  • 843.02 Resisting officer without violence to his or her person.

  • 843.021 Unlawful possession of a concealed handcuff key.

  • 843.025 Depriving officer of means of protection or communication.

  • 843.03 Obstruction by disguised person.

  • 843.04 Refusing to assist prison officers in arresting escaped convicts.

  • 843.05 Resisting timber agent.

  • 843.06 Neglect or refusal to aid peace officers.

  • 843.08 Falsely personating officer, etc.

  • 843.081 Prohibited use of certain lights; penalty.

  • 843.085 Unlawful use of police badges or other indicia of authority.

  • 843.0855 Criminal actions under color of law or through use of simulated legal process.

  • 843.09 Escape through voluntary action of officer.

  • 843.10 Escape by negligence of officer.

  • 843.11 Conveying tools into jail to aid escape; forcible rescue.

  • 843.12 Aiding escape.

  • 843.13 Aiding escape of juvenile inmates of correctional institutions.

  • 843.14 Compounding felony.

  • 843.15 Failure of defendant on bail to appear.

  • 843.16 Unlawful to install or transport radio equipment using assigned frequency of state or law enforcement officers; definitions; exceptions; penalties.

  • 843.165 Unauthorized transmissions to and interference with governmental and associated radio frequencies prohibited; penalties; exceptions.

  • 843.167 Unlawful use of police communications; enhanced penalties.

  • 843.17 Publishing name and address of law enforcement officer.

  • 843.18 Boats; fleeing or attempting to elude a law enforcement officer.

  • 843.19 Offenses against police dogs, fire dogs, SAR dogs, or police horses.

  • 843.20 Harassment of participant of neighborhood crime watch program prohibited; penalty; definitions.

  • 843.21 Depriving crime victim of medical care.

As you can see, there are many forms of  Obstruction of Justice. BLANCO LAW OFFICE, PA. represents those charged with any form of obstruction of justice.

If you must address obstruction of justice defense or other criminal defense issues in Orlando, Kissimmee, St. Cloud, or the surrounding Central Florida area, speak to an experienced obstruction of justice defense attorney - lawyer at BLANCO LAW OFFICE, PA. today by calling 407.344.5577 or by using our online case evaluation form.