Alaska Criminal Defense Attorney for Sex Offenses
If you have been accused of a sex crime in Alaska, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney to defend you and protect your rights. It is best to work with an experienced sex crime defense lawyer rather than face the prosecution on your own. Our office has experience defending cases in both State and Federal courts.
Fighting State Sex Charges in Alaska
At the Law Office of Ben Crittenden, we will thoroughly investigate your case. We will determine whether your constitutional rights were violated by examining the police procedure and the evidence. For instance, if you were in custody and the police did not read you your Miranda rights, we can argue that any statements you made should be suppressed. You need an Anchorage criminal defense attorney who will continue to provide legal aid and fight for your rights consistent with the values of our criminal justice system.
The term “sex crimes” includes a number of potential offenses, and it is essential that you have skillful representation on your side to help you fight the charges. In addition to the penalties you could face, there is also a significant social stigma against those who have convicted of sex crimes. There are a numbers of ways that you could be charged with a sex crimes. Some of the more common include rape, prostitution, child pornography, sexual abuse, and sexual exploitation of a minor. The penalties you face for conviction of a sex offense often depend in your criminal history, the nature and circumstances of the offense, and your personal background.
Sex offender registration is another consequence of a sex crime conviction. The Alaska Department of Public Safety maintains an online sex offender registry that is accessible to anyone who has internet access. State law lists a number of different sex crime convictions that require sex offender registration. These include, but are not limited to, sexual assault, sexual abuse of a minor, online enticement of a minor, possession of child pornography, child kidnapping, online enticement of a minor, unlawful exploitation of a minor, and indecent exposure.
Contact the Law Office of Ben Crittenden for Honest, Relentless Criminal Defense
At the Law Office of Ben Crittenden we work hard to get the best outcome in your case. To get more information or to schedule an appointment with an experienced criminal defense lawyer regarding sex crimes charges, please contact us at 907-771-9002, visit our frequently asked questions page, criminal defense page, our Blog page.