Houston Internet Crime Attorney
Representing the Accused Throughout Houston, TX
As rapidly as internet and computer technology evolve, so do the laws that apply to cyber-crime and the offenders that use the internet to facilitate their crime. If you or your loved one faces allegations for any type of cyber-crime, whether prosecuted on a local level or as federal crimes, do not hesitate to contact an experienced Houston criminal defense attorney who has the resources and unyielding commitment to fight on your behalf. Billy Skinner is prepared to represent local residents of Houston who stand accused of a wide range of internet crimes, including any of the following:
- Internet sex crimes
- Child pornography
- Identity theft
Local and federal law enforcement agencies field sophisticated and specialized units dedicated solely to investigating and prosecuting internet crime offenders. Whether you or your loved one are accused of internet fraud or theft crimes, internet sex crimes, or any other cyber offense, it is in your best interests to retain the help and representation of a proven legal professional. Protecting your rights and conducting extensive investigations that preserve evidence in your favor are our primary goals. The U.S. Department of Justice classifies crimes using computers and the internet into different categories:
- Computers as the crime tool: Crimes that fall within this category include those that use the internet as the tool with which a crime is committed. Common charges include various forms of fraud, criminal harassment, intellectual property theft, child pornography, and sales of illegal goods.
- Computers used as the object of the crime: These types of crimes include offenses that target computers and networks, such as hacking, and distributing malicious code or software.
Discuss Your Case with a Former Prosecutor
A proven trial lawyer with experience handling cases at the Harris County District Attorney's Office, Billy Skinner is fully capable of handling even the most challenging internet crime cases. With extensive resources and a network of professional connections, he can work closely with professionals to collect evidence, secure expert testimony, and strengthen your defense. If you would like to discuss your case and learn about the ways in which our firm can fight for your, contact Billy Skinner & Associates today.