Computer crimes are prosecuted harshly in the Commonwealth. Contact a Philadelphia-based computer crimes lawyer if you’re facing these charges in order to protect your rights and freedoms.

Although computer crimes can be difficult to prove because of the anonymous nature of computers, that doesn’t stop the state’s prosecutors from pursuing charges against the person they believe to be responsible for the crime – regardless of flimsy evidence. If you are being charged with a computer crime in Newtown Square, Media, or the greater Philadelphia area, you are under serious threat and need to consult with a seasoned criminal defense attorney who has a unique understanding of computer crimes and the laws that surround them.

Examples Of Common Computer Crimes

Computer crimes that are commonly charged in Pennsylvania include but are not limited to:

  • Identity theft 

  • Internet fraud

  • Internet sex crimes

  • Internet child pornography

  • Illegal downloading

  • Internet auction fraud

How A Philadelphia Computer Crimes Lawyer Can Help You

At the Law Firm Of Schrom & Shaffer, P.C., we have defended numerous clients against computer charges successfully and would like to bring our expertise and resources to your case. We understand the nature of computer crimes and will fight for the charges against you to be dismissed or reduced. We will thoroughly investigate your case to determine if the search and seizure of your property was legally performed, and will compile our own evidence that supports your innocence.

Computer crimes are no laughing matter, especially in the case of internet child pornography and other internet sex crimes. These crimes are punished harshly and could earn you jail time and require you to register as a sex offender for the rest of your life.