Fighting Child Molestation Charges in South Carolina
The attorneys at the Strom Law Firm, LLC understand that your reputation is at stake if you are faced with charges of:
- Child molestation
- Criminal Sexual Conduct
- Indecent Exposure
- Statutory rape
Allegations and charges for any of these crimes can cause a great deal of trauma in an individual’s life, and can result in life-altering penalties that include:
- Jail or prison time
- Mandatory psychological counseling
- Lifetime registration as a sex offender
- Loss of child custody
- Loss of one’s good name, relationships and career
Molestation can be classified as several different sex crimes such as: lewd conduct with a minor, criminal sexual conduct, child sexual abuse, lewd and lascivious acts, and many more.
Consequences of Molestation Charges
Molestation charges can ruin your personal life and professional reputation. If you are accused of child molestation, Child Protective Services will be notified and will remove your children from your home, and if you work around children you may be put on leave without pay. Getting arrested on child molestation charges does not mean that you are guilty. What it does mean is that you need an experienced sex crimes attorney who will ensure that your rights are protected.