Internet Crime Law
Internet crimes can bring State or Federal charges
Internet crimes generally fall into the areas of internet sex crimes, fraud, cyber bullying, cyber stalking, and cyber terrorism. Internet crimes may be handled by a local police department or by a federal law enforcement agency whereby you will need a federal crimes defense attorney. Our law firm has the knowledge, skills, and internet crimes experience to help clients fight any internet criminal charges. We have handled numerous internet marketing criminal cases. Internet crimes can be misdemeanor or felony charges, and should be viewed as a serious legal problem.
The federal government, through the Department of Justice, manages a computer crime and intellectual property section which uses state of the art equipment and techniques to track persons involved in internet crimes. Federal investigations may take years to complete, and typically result in very strong cases against numerous persons.
If you are being investigated for, or have been accused of, any type of internet crime you should immediately contact our law firm to discuss your situation before it gets worse.
We can represent clients in any Georgia court, or Federal court, to fight any type of internet crime charges.
Internet Sex Crimes
Many people do not know that there are laws concerning online behaviors, or understand exactly what types of behaviors are illegal. Things that may seem "harmless" or "victimless" may be crimes. Obviously there are certain behaviors which everyone should know are illegal.
Internet fraud typically involves online activities involving the purchase or sale of goods or services. Internet fraud can happen anywhereInternet fraud crimes can be a misdemeanor or a felony depending upon the nature of the crime, including the dollar amount involved. Often, the FBI will become involved in investigating internet crimes which involve interstate transactions.
Internet fraud charges such as identity theft, phishing scams, spyware and internet investment fraud may come after years of investigation. If you have been arrested for any of these crimes there may be mountains of evidence against you. We can find out what law enforcement has on you.
Cyber Bullying & Cyber Stalking
Cyber bullying is when a minor is tormented, threatened, harassed, humiliated, embarrassed or otherwise targeted by another minor using the electronic communication devices such as computers, interactive and digital technologies, cell or smart phones. Cyber bullying involves minor-to-minor issues. Involvement by an adult is classified as cyber stalking.
Cyber stalking is when an adult torments, threatens, harasses, or otherwise targets another individual, on an ongoing basis, using electronic communication devices such as computers, interactive and digital technologies, cell or smart phones. Cyber stalking is considered a criminal offense and can result in a variety of charges.
Cyber terrorism can have a fairly broad interpretation and is often investigated by federal law enforcement agencies. Cyber terrorism includes online attempts to complete, coordinate or assist in criminal activities whose purpose is to disrupt civil or national safety.
If you are being investigated for, or charged with, any type of internet crime we recommend calling our law office as soon as possible. We understand the urgency of the matter, and respond quickly to all calls and online inquiries to hire a criminal defense lawyer. To get control of your situation CALL 678-880-9360 for a FREE APPOINTMENT with a internet crimes defense attorney in Canton GA.