Internet or cybercrimes involve any sort of criminal activity that takes place online. Because Internet crimes cross state and country lines, they can be prosecuted in either state or federal court. If you are facing charges for an internet-based crime in Florida, do not hesitate to retain an aggressive criminal defense attorney as quickly as possible. Immediate attention is required. The sooner you have a legal expert on your side the sooner theget the evidence necessary to help the case against you.
There are various types of internet crimes. The penalties depend on the specifics of the case and a variety of factors. Some of the most common cyber-related crimes are Online Stalking, Unlawful Use of Computers and Email, Computer Theft, Child Pornography, Online Harassment among others. The consequences for any criminal offense in Florida will be determined by the defendant prior criminal record, the gravity score associated with the alleged crime and other factors.
There is a wide range of penalties associated with online crime offenses.
Online harassment, fines are up to $1,000 and/or jail time for up to one year. The first offense for an alleged online stalking case fines up to $1,000 and/or up to 5 years in jail. For child pornography cases there are fines up to $10,000 and more than 7 years in prison in Florida.
At the Law Office Attorney Luis F. Vega located in Kissimmee, Florida our team will be available for you at any time. Having handled multiple cases and maintained a history of success we will provide results for your case.
Attorney Luis F. Vega understands that timing is everything after you have been arrested, which is why we make ourselves available 24/7 to our clients.
At the Law Office of Luis F. Vega located in Central Florida, we apply our substantial criminal knowledge and substantial criminal defense success, each and every day investigating, developing, litigating and advocating for our cases. We conduct extensive research and we maintain a relationship with our experts. We are here to provide a clear answer in regards to your case.
If you are facing criminal online charges, give us a call at the Law Office of Luis F. Vega 407-847-4029 for a free, confidential consultation. We represent clients across Central Florida.