Santa Barbara Sex Crimes Attorney
Let Our Attorneys Protect Your Reputation
Being under investigation for a sex crime in California is an overwhelming
and frightening experience. Due to the extremely negative connotation
associated with these type of offenses, they are associated with harsh
penalties. Even being accused is enough to ruin your reputation.
Our Santa Barbara
criminal defense attorneys at
Appel & Morse can provide the relentless and personalized legal representation necessary
to protect your rights, reputation, and freedom. We can conduct our own
extensive investigation into your case, evaluate evidence gathered by
law enforcement with our resource of professional experts and interview
Types of Sex Crimes
Sex crimes are comprised of multiple offenses which involve illegal or
coerced sexual conduct against another person. The punishment is often
severe and may include registration as a sex offender.
Common types of sex crimes in California include the following:
- Date rape
- Failure to register as a sex offender
- Indecent exposure
- Sexual assault
- Sexual battery
- Sexual harassment
- Statutory rape
Have a Former Prosecutor On Your Side
Being labeled as a sex offender can permanently damage your reputation
to the point where it can be tough to obtain employment and enjoy the
opportunities in life. As
a former prosecutor, our Santa Barbara criminal defense attorney has the comprehensive insight
of the state laws and court proceedings from both sides. With
more than 30 years of combined legal experience, let us fight for you in order to get your life back on track.
Contact Appel & Morse for more information or to schedule your
free criminal consultation today.