St. George Criminal Defense
Sex crimes in Utah have increased over the years and to date there are many different types and levels of sex crimes. Sexual offense such as rape, statutory rape, sexual assault and others span the range from lesser to serious offenses and carry all types of penalties. Charges for a sexual crime carry serious consequences and can damage a person’s reputation or relationships regardless of whether or not they are convicted. Unfortunately, because of the damage that can be done with only an accusation some have used the criminal justice system to get back at others by alleging crimes.
Consequences of Sex Crime Convictions
Aside from the jail time, fees, and restitution that are associated with most criminal charges sex crimes also carry the penalty of registration. There are several crimes that if convicted of the defendant is required to register as a sex offender for the rest of his or her life. Not only will a conviction of a sex crime have a lasting effect on the employment opportunities of a convicted person, but with sex registration requirement the personal life of the convicted will be negatively affected as well.
St. George Criminal Defense – Experience in All Areas of Sex Crimes
The attorneys at St. George Criminal Defense are well educated in the law and are dedicated to fighting for their client’s best interest. With our experience with sex crimes in Utah we will be able to answer all of your questions and help you understand what your options are. If you have been charged with a sex crime then you already know the type of damage it can have on your life and it is important to clear your name or reduce the charges. Click on the links below to learn more about the specific areas of sex crimes that we cover:
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Whether you or someone you know has been charged with a sex crime, call us today to find out how we can help you in this difficult time. We understand what is at stake for you and your family and we want to help defend your rights and liberties. Contact us today to set up a free initial consultation.