Milwaukee Internet Crime Lawyer
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The Internet has been a game-changer for the way things are done. It has revolutionized the way people purchase products, obtain services, complete education programs, and communicate with one another. As the possibilities of the world wide web continue to grow, so does the opportunity to engage in conduct that the government has outlawed. To counteract this, state and federal law enforcement agencies are consumed with investigating and prosecuting any illegal activities that are carried out in cyberspace. The result is that many individuals end up on trial for things they did not do or for activities that have been blown out of proportion.
If you have been charged with an Internet crime in Milwaukee, Schiro Criminal Defense is here to help. With over 40 years of experience, Attorney Schiro has the knowledge and resources to defend your rights and freedom. We have defended against all types of Internet crimes, including child pornography, online child solicitation, and cyber-stalking. No matter your specific charges, we are committed to putting up a strong defense on your behalf.
Types of Internet Crimes
Internet crime is any illegal activity that is conducted on the Internet, through the Internet, or by using the Internet. This includes individuals who use the Internet to access private information held by an individual, business, or government agency. It is also an offense to sell or illicit the information that has been obtained in this manner.
Our legal team can help defend you against several types of cybercrimes, including:
- Phishing scams
- Possession of child pornography
- Fraud and identity theft
- Grooming a child for sexual abuse
- Denial-of-service attacks
- Computer viruses
Penalties for Internet Crimes
In recent years, there has been a noticeable increase in the number of online activities that are being prosecuted as state or federal crimes. There has also been a rise in the severity of the penalties imposed for Internet crime convictions. The specific penalties are dependent on the nature of the offense committed.
If convicted for an Internet crime, you could face:
- Substantial fines
- Lengthy imprisonment
- Court costs
- Victim restitution
There is nothing worse than suffering a punishment that you do not deserve. That is why it is crucial to work with a skilled legal team. Our criminal defense attorney can work to build a case that can cast doubt on the prosecution’s evidence against you. If they cannot prove beyond a reasonable doubt that you are guilty, you can avoid conviction and all the consequences that come with it.
Get Reliable Legal Defense
Being charged with an Internet crime can be a stressful experience. Schiro Criminal Defense is here to help you navigate the legal system and pursue a favorable outcome in your case. Attorney Schiro has a proven track record of obtaining case dismissals, reduced charges, and not guilty verdicts.
Assault & Battery Not Guilty
Client Avoids Serious Sex Charges Dismissed
Drunk Driving Acquittal Not Guilty
Ozaukee County v. H.A. Not Guilty
State of Wisconsin v. C.B. Dismissed
State of Wisconsin v. D.N. Milwaukee County Not Guilty
State v. A.A. Dismissed
State v. A.A. (2018) Milwaukee County Case Dismissed
State v. A.B. Dismissed
State v. A.E. Milwaukee County Dismissed