While internet crime may not have been possible twenty years ago, it’s become one of the most common types of crime in the United States today. As technology capabilities continue to advance, privacy and security are both becoming more difficult safeguard. Unfortunately, this means that credit card information, bank account information, addresses and social security numbers can all be found fairly easily.
In New York there are a lot of different crimes that actually fall under “computer crimes”, and these include:
- Cyber Harassament
- Online Gambling
- Computer Tampering
- Unauthorized Computer Use
- Trespassing on a Computer
Consequences of Cyber Crimes in New York
There are many different serious penalties that can be imposed on individuals who commit internet crimes. Since these are extremely serious and can affect your future, it’s important for you to hire an attorney as soon as possible..
Hiring an Attorney
Now that there are actually internet crime task forces working day and all night, more people are being caught committing internet crimes. If you find yourself in this situation, then hiring a Binghamton, NY criminal defense lawyer is essential. Our lawyers are experienced with these types of cases, which means that we can provide you with advice about your situation. We can also defend you in court to make sure you avoid maximum sentencing.
We will make sure you know your legal rights and we will provide you with the best advice that we can.
Call our attorneys at 607-231-6967 to schedule a consultation immediately.
We realize that cost is a factor when choosing an attorney. Our clients understand that serious crimes require serious, skillful and diligent representation. Every case is different and we cannot quote you a retainer fee without first speaking to you and learning about your case and charges. We are happy to consult with you at the jail, if needed. While we do charge a small consultation fee for a jail visit, we apply that fee toward your retainer if you ultimately choose to retain us.