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Sex Crimes

If you are accused of a sex crime, retaining a criminal attorney should be your first priority. In California, sexual offenses are punished severely and can adversely affect the rest of your life. It is imperative that you seek competent legal representation.

A sex charge conviction can often lead to mandatory sex offender registration, which can quickly become public knowledge. This can be damaging to your reputation and daily life.

What are sex crimes?

  • Child Molestation
  • Lewd Conduct with a Minor
  • Possession or involvement in production or distribution of “Child Pornography”
  • Statutory Rape
  • “Date Rape”
  • Rape
  • Forcible sex crimes
  • Sexual Battery
  • Domestic Violence.

Why are Sex Offenses taken so seriously in California?


In California, there are often severe sentencing structures and enhancements that tack on many years in state prison.The sentencing schemes often involve sex offender registration, which follows you for life.

If you don't have an attorney who knows what they are doing and you are convicted of any one of these crimes, you will likely serve multiple years in prison and may be labeled a sex offender for the rest of your life.

So, you are facing charges and don't know where to go, contact the law offices of The Jones Law.

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