Lawrenceville Internet Crimes Attorney
Criminal Defense Attorney in Lawrenceville, GA
Have you been arrested for a crime that was committed using the internet? Due to expansion of technology and the abilities that we have using the internet today, there is an increasing number of people being arrested for internet crimes. Law enforcement officials and federal agents are constantly on the prowl to find people committing criminal acts via the internet. Since the number of arrests has gone up, the prosecuting attorneys are pressured to land harsh sentences for all suspected offenders. If you or someone you know has been arrested for a computer crime or internet crime, speak with a Lawrenceville criminal defense lawyer without delay.
Internet Sex Crimes
Some of the most common arrests regarding the internet involve sex crimes. The internet is the new hub for meeting new people and it has changed the way that sex crimes are now prosecuted in the criminal courts. The majority of sex crimes are typically committed over the internet than they are in person in today's society. The number of internet sex crime arrests has reached an alarming rate, which is why Congress has created a serious of strict laws regarding this issue. Today if you are convicted for an internet sex crime, the consequences could stay with you for life. If you are being investigation or prosecuted for any of the following charges, then you must take swift legal action:
- Downloading child pornography
- Distributing child pornography
- Sending sexually explicit photos or videos to minors
- Sexual exploitation of children
- Traveling via interstate commerce to take part in illegal sexual conduct
Many sex crime cases in the courts today are also leading to state crime charges including child molestation, stalking and statutory rape. These charges are not to be taken lightly. If you want to fight to beat your charges, then you will the help of experienced Lawrenceville internet crime lawyer to protect your rights in court.
Financially Motivated Internet Crimes
Today the internet is also used to commit economic cries because the majority of commerce is now done online. The most common financial internet crimes that we see being prosecuted in courts today are:
- Online Pharmacies doing drug sales without valid prescriptions
- White collar crimes
- Identity theft
- Computer theft
- Computer trespass
- Computer invasion of privacy
- Computer forgery
With the advancements in technology, it is vital that you have a lawyer who is apprised of the latest internet technology and the recent changes in legislature. Here at the Law Office of Robert L. Booker we are well-versed in the area of internet crimes and we understand the gravity of your situation. These accusations can have a devastating impact on your career, your reputation, your family and your future as a whole. Let us help build aggressive and creative defense strategies to present to the court so you have a fighting chance.
Penalties for Internet Crimes in Georgia
The laws that have been enacted the last few years including "The Protect Act" and "The Adam Walsh Act" were created to protect internet sex crime victims. The way they were designed make it very difficult for your criminal defense attorney to use certain types of evidence in your case. These statutes also make it so that your actions may be followed and monitored for the rest of your life. If you are convicted, your right to privacy can be taken away - not to mention you could spend years in prison and be forced to pay a hefty fine. If you are being accused of an internet sex crime and you are convicted, you could also be added as a registered sex offender.
For Tough Cases, You Need a Tougher Defense
Here at the Law Office of Robert L. Booker, we believe that a strong defense begins now. Don't wait until you enter into the courtroom so you are unprepared and unprotected. Our legal team gives clients straightforward, honest answers and we can help inform you of your defense options. We know how complex these types of criminal cases can become and we have the trial experience in both state and federal courts that could work for your benefit. Let us be your assertive legal advocates during this difficult time. We have handled a wide range of internet crimes and we have a track record of success under our belts. Our Lawrenceville criminal defense lawyers offer a free initial consultation, so call now to discuss your charges.
Contact our firm today for the tough defense you need to beat your charges!