What Happens When A Minor Is Accused Of A Sex Offense?
Any accusation of a sex crime is serious. When a juvenile faces criminal charges involving rape or another sexual offense, the impact a conviction can have on their adult life makes these an effective defense even more important. If you're under 18 and facing a sex offense, your entire life is ahead of you but your future is on the line. If your son or daughter has been accused of a sex offense, an experienced lawyer on your side today is absolutely necessary.
If the school officer, local police or other member of law enforcement starts asking questions about an alleged juvenile sex offense, contact our Raleigh law office immediately. At Roberts Law Group, PLLC, our attorneys offer a free consultation and can be involved in your defense as soon as an accusation is made, an investigation is begun or when an arrest is made. The sooner we are on your side, the sooner we can help protect your future or your child's future.
Protecting Juvenile Rights In The North Carolina Criminal Justice System
Sensitivity. Confidentiality. Respect. We are not here to judge you; we are here to defend and protect. The North Carolina criminal justice system is not the right place for you, your son or your daughter.
Whether you are seeking juvenile defense representation for yourself or your child, we understand that you want an attorney who is both skilled and experienced in these delicate matters. In all juvenile sex offense cases, our primary concern is avoiding severe and long-term penalties, including sexual offender registration. Whenever possible, we focus on alternative sentencing, such as community service, treatment and probation — sentencing options that focus on rehabilitation rather than punishment.
We handle all manner of juvenile sex offense cases, including:
- Rape, sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault
- Date rape
- Statutory rape (if the accuser is at least four years younger than you)
- Indecent exposure or lewd behavior
- Other juvenile sex crimes
Protect your future. Call an experienced Raleigh sex crimes defense attorney today.
Contact An Experienced Raleigh Rape and Sexual Assault Defense Lawyer
The last thing we want is for our adolescent client to end up with a sex crime conviction on their permanent criminal record. Don't let a prior mistake jeopardize future college applications, employment opportunities and more. Contact our Raleigh law firm for a free initial consultation.
North Carolina vs. O.S.
Charge: First Degree Forcible Rape and First Degree Kidnapping
Facing: 26 - 33 years in prison
Case involved allegations of forcible rape at gun point. We were able to gather evidence to attack the accuser's credibility and discredit her story. The prosecution dismissed the charges.