Often victims of internet sex crime are reluctant to come forward out of embarrassment or shame. Our Bellingham sexual abuse attorneys will always treat you with care, respect and understanding while fighting for a settlement on your behalf.
One in seven kids had received a sexual solicitation online. Fifty-six percent of kids who were sexually solicited online were asked to send a picture; 27 percent of the pictures were sexual in nature.
Forty-four percent of sexual solicitors were under the age of 18.
Four percent of all youth internet users received sexual solicitations that included overt invitations like being asked to meet in person or speak on the phone; some received packages or letters in the mail including money and gifts.Read More
Unlike most personal injury claims, internet sex crimes are intentional criminal acts and are therefore treated as intentional torts in personal injury law. Intentional misconduct cases sometimes result in punitive damages on top of compensatory damages. The Bellingham sexual abuse lawyers at Tario & Associates will fight for the damages that you deserve.Read More