Sex Crime Attorney in Fresno
Proven Defense for Tulare, Kings & Madera Counties
In California, sex crimes are very serious offenses, and can carry harsh
penalties. Conviction can lead to jail time and heavy fines. You may also
have to register as a sex offender. This can become public knowledge,
and damage your reputation. If you have been accused of a sex crime, your
first priority should be hiring the right criminal defense attorney.
A number of crimes are classified as "sex crimes." This include:
- Statutory rape
- Date rape
- Child Molestation
- Possession of "child pornography"
- Involvement in the production of "child pornography"
- Distribution of "child pornography"
- Lewd Conduct with a Minor
- Forcible sex crimes
- Sexual Battery
- Domestic Violence
Sex Offenses Have Serious Consequences in California
Under California law, the sentencing guidelines and enhancements can add
many years to a state prison sentence. With a sex crime conviction, sentencing
often includes sex offender registration, which can require you to report
and register any time you move, for the rest of your life.
You need an experienced local attorney who understands the laws and the
consequences of a sex crime conviction. Don't risk years in prison,
and being labeled a sex offender for life. The stakes are too high. You
need knowledgable legal counsel to help you through this difficult and
If you are being investigated for a sex crime, or facing criminal charges,
you need to act immediately to protect your rights. Please contact Wapner
Jones P.C. to schedule a consultation. We will discuss the facts of your
case, and advise you of all the options available.