Internet Crimes

Internet Crimes in New York

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Over the past decade, technology—especially the internet—has become a staple has become an instrumental part of our society. However, investigations and prosecution of high-tech criminal offenses have been on the rise as well. These crimes can be prosecuted both federally and by the state, and are punishable by severe penalties.

Our Long Island criminal defense attorneys at Foley Griffin have aggressively defended our clients who are facing serious criminal charges, including white collar crimes. With more than 75 years of combined experience, we understand what it takes to protect your rights and future.

Types of Internet & Cyber Crimes

Cybercrimes, in general, are defined as any criminal offense facilitated by using the internet, email, websites, message boards, and chatrooms to conduct criminal or fraudulent transactions, present illegal or fraudulent solicitations to prospective victims, transfer the proceeds of illegal activity to others, participate in illegal sexual activity, or other actions. Sentences for high-level computer crimes include lengthy prison sentences, expensive fines, restrictions on computer usage, and registration as a sex offender (for any sex-related internet crimes).

The following are the types of internet crimes our law firm handles:

  • Phishing
  • Hacking
  • Blackmail or extortion
  • Credit card fraud
  • Identity theft
  • Electronic harassment or stalking
  • Child pornography
  • Prostitution
  • Solicitation
  • Drug trafficking
  • Criminal copyright infringement

Since most internet crimes are considered felonies, it is critical to consult with an experienced attorney when you have been charged with any of the offenses mentioned above.

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Our Nassau County criminal defense lawyers understand the unique challenges associated with internet crimes and have the proven knowledge and skill to handle your case. We can investigate your arrest, examine all the evidence, and develop an effective defense strategy to get the best results possible.

Contact us and discuss your legal options immediately.


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We have a proven track record to back up our claims of success. Because we take every case extremely seriously, we prepare each one as if it's going to trial. We also employ whatever resources are necessary to produce the best possible outcomes for our clients. It's one thing to say you can achieve great results, but another thing to show that you have delivered them time and time again over many years. 

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