Fight Your Internet Crime Charge
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With the widespread availability of computers and the Internet in Wisconsin
and other states and countries, more people are conducting business online.
Along with the increased usage of the Internet also comes a sharp rise
in cybercrimes. Cybercrimes have only recently come into existence with
the advent of the Internet, and case law is still developing in this area
of the law.
Some of the most common Internet crimes in Milwaukee and Wisconsin include:
- Possession of child pornography
- Hacking into another's computer or network
- The sharing, changing, or duplication of information such as a company's
trade secrets and/or copyrighted media
- Spreading a computer virus to one or more computers
- Soliciting sex with another person for money
Learn how we can help you fight your internet crime charges:
Contact our team at (414) 882-8382.
Internet crimes in Wisconsin and across the United States are viewed as
a substantial threat to society, the business community, and potentially
national security. They are taken very seriously in Wisconsin and in the
federal court system. If charged with an Internet crime, you should immediately
consult with a hard-hitting Milwaukee internet crime lawyer at the Law
Offices of Christopher J. Cherella.
Penalties for Internet Crimes
Over the years, the penalties for Internet crimes have become more severe
in Wisconsin and across this country. As Internet crimes have increased,
so have the penalties associated with these offenses. The courts appear
to be taking a more stringent look at these cases due to the proliferation
and use of the Internet over time.
Depending on the type of cybercrime alleged to have been committed, you
- Many years in prison in the Federal system
- Be required to pay large fines
- Restitution to your victims
- Court costs/fees.
In addition to any criminal penalties, an accused could face a civil lawsuit
from the victim(s) of the crime whether it was against an individual or
In some cases, a judge may be more lenient depending on the nature of the
crime and the size of the Internet crime organization. Accordingly, if
you have been charged with an Internet crime in Milwaukee or Wisconsin,
it is absolutely necessary for you to be represented by a lawyer who knows
about Internet crimes and how to properly defend against them.
Arrested? Call a Milwaukee Internet Crime Attorney Now at (414) 882-8382
Being charged with an Internet crime can be dreadful, and the penalties
harsh and immediate. Time is of the essence when facing an Internet crime
charge in Milwaukee or Wisconsin. A qualified, experienced attorney can
help you understand your options and protect your rights in court.
At the Law Offices of Christopher J. Cherella, we are fully prepared to
handle your Internet crime case. As a leading Milwaukee cybercrime lawyer,
Attorney Cherella can provide you with the direction and legal counsel
you need to fight your Internet crime charges. He is also a
former prosecutor who knows the ins and outs of the criminal justice system and our courts.
Don't wait to
call us at (414) 882-8382. We're available 24/7.