Fort Worth Public Indecency Charges
Call a Fort Worth Criminal Defense Lawyer Now
Have you ever wanted to experience the thrill of lovemaking in a public
place? You may want to think twice before committing this taboo—it’s
highly illegal, and carries stiff consequences if you are convicted in
court. This and several other sexual acts fall under the umbrella of “Public
Lewdness,” identified by Texas Penal Code 21.07. However, it does
not include the crime of indecent exposure.
If you have been arrested and accused of public lewdness, you should retain
the legal counsel of a
Fort Worth criminal defense attorney as soon as possible.
Jerry Loftin & Associates has stood up for the rights of Texas residents when they face the harshness
of the criminal justice system since 1970, and have handled over 3,000
cases. We recognize the importance your case has on your life and your
future, and we provide every client with the highest levels of service
and in-depth knowledge of the ever-changing field of criminal law for
the best chance of a successful outcome.
If you need assistance with a public indecency case, call Jerry Loftin
& Associates today at 817.429.2000 to schedule a
Penalties of Public Indecency
Public indecency is considered a
sex crime, which carry heavy penalties in Texas, and can have a serious impact on
your future. A skilled criminal defense lawyer can help you fight back
against your charges, using a well-orchestrated legal strategy.
A public indecency conviction is a Class A misdemeanor, and can carry penalties
- Jail time (not more than a year)
- A large fine (not more than $4,000)
It’s important to note that these penalties are for a first conviction;
an attorney will be able to better advise you to the penalties you will
be facing if your charges include any aggravating factors, such as being
a repeat offender.
Let us represent you;
contact Jerry Loftin & Associates online now!