San Diego Indecent Exposure Charges
Understanding the Penalties for PC 314
Indecent exposure is prohibited in our state and is considered an illegal
form of sexual behavior. It is categorized as a sex crime and a first
time offense is usually charged as a misdemeanor. Sentencing can be up
to one year in jail and perhaps a probationary period. An attempt can
be made for first time offenders with no prior record to reduce their
conviction to community service hours. A second offense is a felony and
a longer sentence.
If you or a loved one has been accused or charged with indecent exposure,
San Diego sex crimes attorney at
The Law Offices of Kerry L. Armstrong, APLC for help.
Fighting Indecent Exposure Charges
Indecent exposure oftentimes is an innocent or unintentional action or
an embarrassing mistake. It is critical that any indecent exposure charges
are aggressively contested in court in order to seek to reduce the damage
to the accused individual. After an arrest has been made for indecent
exposure, you are strongly advised to remain completely silent until an
attorney from our firm arrives.
Even the most innocent comments or arguments you are making on your own
behalf can result in damage to your defense case. Even when the accused
individual is innocent the accusation is a frightening and urgent legal
Have you been charged with indecent exposure?
San Diego criminal defense lawyers at The Law Offices of Kerry L. Armstrong, APLC fight for clients'
rights no matter what sex crime charges they face. We are members in the
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the San Diego Criminal
Defense Bars. Our legal team has long experience and ability to negotiate
for clients and to seek to reduce charges, get them dismissed or negotiate
alternative sentencing, based upon the circumstances surrounding the case.
We will be there for you through the entire process and guide you through
all the steps to a fair outcome. If you or a loved one has been accused
or charged with indecent exposure,
contact a San Diego sex crime lawyer for a consultation.