Cybercrimes are being prosecuted aggressively today. Law enforcement agencies have made crimes on the internet a top priority. There is routine monitoring for indications of criminal activity, and federal and local agencies go online in an attempt to entice offenders into acts that result in crimes. If you have been accused of a cybercrime, it is in your best interests to speak with an experienced criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. Contact Wallack Law in Atlanta, GA today for the dedicated representation you need.
Cybercrimes are criminal offenses committed via the internet or aided by some form or computer technology, such as online networks. Many of the offenses committed with a computer or smartphone today were committed in person before 21st Century technology. Common forms of cybercrimes include:
Under the Georgia Computer Systems Protection Act, the following specific computer crimes are identified:
Penalties for computer theft, trespass, invasion of privacy, and forgery may include up to 15 years in prison and/or up to $50,000 in fines. Computer password disclosure carries penalties of up to one year of incarceration and/or a fine of up to $5,000.
When we represent you in a cybercrime matter, we can work in conjunction with technical forensic specialists to track, capture, and organize digital evidence to support your case. This may include transaction records, web history, downloaded materials, and critical dates. We will review the evidence with you and determine the best defense and strategy for your case.
State or federal allegations of cybercrime are a serious matter that could greatly impact your entire future. Call Wallack Law in Atlanta right away to get an experienced criminal defense attorney by your side to protect your rights and tenaciously pursue the best possible outcome in your case.