Being arrested for a sex crime carries with it a social stigma that is difficult to get out from under. The initial reaction to sex crimes charges is often one of shock and disbelief. It is hard for family and friends to grasp the content of the charges, and the circumstances can lead to fall out with your spouse, job, or kids. But, it doesn’t have to be that way. The right mix of legal and emotional guidance goes a long way to clean up your criminal case while helping you take back your life.
Moving forward in a positive way is hopefully on the horizon for two Seminole County deputies who find themselves on the other side of the law. The officers have lost employment after it was discovered they had exchanged over 6,000 sexually explicit texts with one another. The case facts are:
● The texting activity took place with the officers were on the job.
● The thousands of texts occurred over a ten week period.
● The deputies have been accused of leaving their posts to spend time together for romantic trysts.
When charged with a sex crime it may seem like the end of the world, but people can and do come back and live full lives after defending these types of charges. Most cases are not as sensational as the one above, and usually the parties are acquaintances and willing participants. It is important to get to the bottom of the story so your best defense can be presented. Experienced criminal defense attorneys put on an aggressive defense so your future can take a positive path.
If you have been charged with a sex crime call a criminal defense attorneys in Stuart and the Treasure Coast. We fight aggressively for your rights and offer a free initial consultation. Call today to schedule an appointment for criminal defense matters.