Rhode Island Internet Sex Crimes Attorney
Individuals charged with an Internet sex crime, as well as those under suspicion or investigation, need the advice and representation of an attorney experienced in both state and federal criminal defense. Sex-related offenses potentially have life-altering consequences. Failure to have these convictions removed from you record can tarnish both your professional and personal record. Rhode Island Attorney Susan T. Perkins has the knowledge, skills, and experience to successfully represent clients convicted of such Internet sex crime cases.
For many people, the Internet has become an integral part of life. It’s easy to overlook the fact that the Internet is still a relatively new phenomenon. Consequently, laws regarding Internet sex crimes are also rather new. Often, people using the Internet are not aware that they are committing a crime. There’s a number of things that may warrant someone with an internet sex crime conviction with the most common offense involving viewing, trading or producing pornographic images of minors. Other offenses include:
- Contact with a minor for electronic correspondence
- Exploitation of a minor
- Arranging a meeting with a minor to commit sexual offenses
Laws in all 50 states as well as various federal laws include sections on Internet sex crimes, outlining severe criminal penalties that can include prison time, heavy fines, mandatory sex offender registration, and more.
If you or someone you know has been charged with an Internet Sex Crime call Rhode Island Attorney Susan T. Perkins today at (401) 324-2990 for a FREE consultation.