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Sex Crimes

Industry’s best Sex Crime Attorneys in Amarillo

Sex crime accusations are increasing at an alarming rate.  are serious offenses that can have long-lasting consequences on your lives. Dennis as your expert criminal defense attorney fights for your justice till the end . At the Law Office of Dennis R Boren, we know the approach that can bring you a strong defense. With a strong association with Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer, Dennis is your expert sex crime attorney to defend your rights

Types of Sex Crimes and the Role of a Sex Crime Attorney in Amarillo

Sexual Assault of a Child under the age of 14

This is a first degree felony with a punishment range of 5 to 99 years (Life) in prison and up to a $10,000 fine.

Indecency with a Child 17 years of age or younger

If it involves any sexual contact, it is a second degree felony with a punishment range of 2 to 20 years in prison and up to a $10,000 fine. If it involves any only sexual exposure, it is a third degree felony with a punishment range of 2 to 20 years in prison and up to a $10,000 fine.

Continuing Sexual Assault of a Child under the age of 14

This is the most serious crime in Texas besides Capital Murder. It involves sexual assault of a child younger than 14 if it happens two or more times in the span of 30 days. This is a SUPER First Degree Felony with a punishment range of 25 years (rather than 5 years) to 99 years (Life) in prison and up to a $10,000 fine.

Solicitation of a Child

If you attempt to solicit a minor (less that 17 years of age) for any sexual purpose via phone, text or any other means, the penalty is a felony. The punishment range depends on the facts of the case. If you are charged with this, it’s vital that you retain experienced criminal defense attorney. Police often conduct stings to catch sexual predators by pretending to be a minor. The law allows this and you can be charged with this crime even if the other person is not a minor.

Child Pornography

Child pornography refers to the production, distribution, or possession of sexually explicit images or videos involving minors. These offenses are vigorously prosecuted, and individuals convicted of child pornography charges can face lengthy prison sentences and mandatory registration as a sex offender.

Statutory Rape

You can be charged with a rape even if the sex act is consensual if the victim is a minor (less than 17 years of age). This is still true even if the victim lied to you about their age saying that they are 18+ years old). This is a major felony punishable by time in prison. Note: if you’re 3 years or less older than the victim, you have a defense and will not be held accountable.

As your seasoned sex crime attorneys in Amarillo, we provide fearless yet compassionate legal representation. We measure every possible approach that can reduce your sex crime charges. We are completely aware of the sensitive nature of these cases. So, we work tirelessly to make sure none of your rights are suppressed.

Possible Penalties for Sex Crimes in Amarillo

The penalties for sex crimes in Amarillo, TX can be severe and may include

Lengthy Prison Sentences

Defendants convicted of sex crimes may face significant jail or prison time, depending on the nature and severity of the offense.

Mandatory Sex Offender Registration

In many cases, individuals convicted of sex crimes are required to register as sex offenders, which can have long-lasting consequences for their personal life including jobs opportunities, where you can life; and certain places are not allowed including just driving through a school zone on the road.

Fines and Restitution

Defendants may be ordered to pay fines or restitution to their victims as part of their sentence.


In some instances,it is possible that a defendant can receive probation instead of or being incarceration, with vast restrictions, set by the judge.

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Sex Crimes

Sex crimes encompass a range of offenses from aggravated sexual assault to indecent exposure.

Convictions can sometimes be appealed or overturned based on new evidence or procedural errors during the trial.

DO NOT TALK WITH THE POLCE. Call an experienced attorney immediately!.

The legal system often handles juveniles differently, focusing on rehabilitation but with serious potential consequences

Get help if you have been charged with anyof your sex crime!

You are not guilty until the courtroom decides. So, don’t let the groundless charges affect you. Contact the Law Office of Dennis R. Boren today to minimize and mitigate the sex crime charges with our experienced sex crime attorneys