Computer & Internet Crime Lawyer
Have You Been Accused of an Internet Crime in Phoenix?
Computer and internet use has increased dramatically in the past ten years,
and along with it, so too has the relatively new phenomenon of cybercrimes.
The opportunity for all kinds of illegal actions has risen with the availability
of computers and the global connectivity that the internet provides. Computer
or internet crimes either involve the computer as a tool used to commit
the crime, or as the final target.
In response to this growing concern, cybercrime units have been developed
that work together at the local, state and federal level to prosecute
these types of crimes. If you have been accused of a computer or internet
crime in the Phoenix area, a criminal defense attorney from Knowles Law
Firm, PLC can help you battle your charges. Law enforcement aggressively
pursues these types of cases, and prosecutors can be relentless in their
pursuit of a conviction. Without fierce representation of your own, you
may be left having to pay stiff penalties.
Types of Internet Crimes
The internet can be used to commit a number of different kinds of crime.
Regardless of the type or severity of the crime, law enforcement is cracking
down on this type of law-breaking, which can be classified as either a
misdemeanor or a felony depending on the circumstances of the case.
Some of the most common and egregious crimes include:
- Identity theft
- Internet fraud
- Cyber terrorism
- Cyber extortion
- Credit card fraud
- Illegal downloading
- Computer crimes against a child
- Internet pornography
- Computer hacking
- Cyber stalking
- Internet sex crimes
A person charged may face multiple counts for the same crime if they are
prosecuted at the state, local, and federal level. Penalties for a crime
can quickly escalate whether your particular charge is a misdemeanor or a
Call a Phoenix criminal defense attorney today!
If you are facing internet or computer crime charges, protect your rights
by contacting a lawyer without delay. A conviction could result in a serious
prison sentence, so don’t risk your freedom by waiting too long
to get help from an attorney. By retaining the services of Attorney Anthony
Knowles of Knowles Law Firm, PLC, you will receive the representation
of a highly experienced criminal defense lawyer and former Arizona police
officer who knows his way around the criminal justice system. Having successfully
defended hundreds of clients, our firm stands ready to dynamically mount
your legal defense.
This firm is committed to providing you with the utmost attention and personalized service.
Contact Knowles Law Firm, PLC
in Phoenix for unyielding legal defense against your criminal charges.