Charges of engaging in or promoting prostitution can carry serious consequences if the accused individual is convicted. In addition to jail time and fines, the defendant will have a criminal record and often, a damaged reputation.
A sex crime charge in Texas is a very serious matter. If convicted, the accused can face a lengthy prison sentence and ostracism by the community. In addition, the accused may be required to register as a sex offender, which can make it all but impossible to find a job or a place to live. For these reasons, charges of alleged sex crimes require an aggressive defense.
A sex crime charge can destroy a person's life. Those who are facing such charges need an aggressive defense.
Every so often local law enforcement officials decide that they need to clean up a particular neighborhood, by cracking down on activity that residents believe attracts the wrong kind of people. This may have been the motivation behind a recent prostitution sting operation in northwest Harris County that resulted in the arrests of five men. The men, who range in age from 33 to 49, have each been charged with one count of prostitution.
Charges of alleged sex crimes can have a devastating impact on a person's reputation. When the accused is a law enforcement officer, sex crime charges can bring a promising career to a swift end. That is the possibility now being faced by a Harris County Deputy Constable who has been charged with prostitution.
For a teacher, few things can be more devastating than to be accused of an improper sexual relationship with a student. A former Houston-area high school teacher is facing such an accusation right now.
A prostitution conviction can cause devastating damage to a person's reputation. Those who face a prostitution charge need to fight it with the most aggressive defense they can put forward. A 28-year-old woman in the Houston area is in this situation now.
A conviction for soliciting prostitution can cause serious damage to a person's reputation. Fortunately, an arrest need not necessarily result in a conviction, especially if the accused puts forward an aggressive defense.
Society views the sexual abuse of a child as one of the most heinous of crimes, and rightly so. But the more awful the alleged crime, the greater the injustice for an innocent person who is wrongly accused. Accusations of child sex abuse can destroy a person's reputation and result in a prison sentence and a listing on a public registry of sex offenders.
Authorities from several state and federal agencies, working jointly as the Houston Human Trafficking Task Force, have arrested thirteen people on charges of operating an international prostitution organization. The accused, six men and seven women, include citizens of the United States and of Mexico. The charges include conspiracy to commit sex trafficking and money laundering. It will take an aggressive defense to fight these charges.