Sex Offender Registry in Florida
If you were arrested for a
sex crime, it is important that you work immediately to retain the dedicated legal
experience of a trusted attorney who is not afraid to aggressively defend
your case. Without the retention of a lawyer, you may be facing incredibly
harsh penalties, including jail time or prison, fines and restitution
and be forced to abide by the mandatory sex offender registry. After an
arrest, you need to contact Leskovich Law Group, P.A. and speak with a
Punta Gorda criminal defense lawyer now. With
over 25 years of combined legal experience, you can rest assured that your case is in good hands.
What information is made public through the sex offender website?
Any conviction of a sex crime, including child molestation or pornography,
rape, sexual battery or prostitution can lead to you having to register
yourself as a sexual offender on the Florida state sex offender registry
site. This is a public website that will clearly show all information
about you, including your age, height and weight and any distinguishing
marks about yourself. Your address and convictions will be shown as well.
The site is made be user friendly and Florida residents can search by
name or their own vicinity to determine if any sexual predators or offenders
are near them. On the site, your photo, informational flyer and dates
that you committed the offense, including the jurisdiction, crime and
case number will be available for the public to see.
Even if your crime was a small act, you will be placed on the site and
in the public registries alongside serious offenders. You will be required
by law, as well, to continue to register throughout your life. With each
move or address change, you will be required to let local law enforcement
know of your whereabouts. In some situations, your conviction may restrict
you from moving counties or to another city. If you have been arrested
and are looking to protect yourself, do not hesitate to contact the firm
immediately to retain trusted legal representation.
Defense for Sex Crime Charges in Punta Gorda, FL
When you are facing a serious offense such as a sex crime, you need to
enlist the representation of an attorney that you can trust. Our team
of devoted legal professionals stands ready to assist you in your time
of need. Without the guidance of our committed lawyers, you may be end
up facing jail time, prison, fines and be forced to register yourself
for life as a sexual offender. You need dedicated representation – you need
Leskovich Law Group, P.A.
Our firm has successfully handled hundreds of criminal cases and we may
be able to help you as well. As former public defenders and prosecutors,
our team is fully aware of the ins and outs of Florida law and knows exactly
what to look for as weaknesses in the prosecutor's case. If you have
been arrested and have questions about your future,
contact Leskovich Law Group, P.A. today and fill out a
free case evaluation now!