In the Internet era, there has been a proliferation of escort Web sites and directories. Some of the most common being Eros, tnaboard, Craig’s List, The Erotic Review. Men of all backgrounds and professions frequent these sites and contact escorts for companionship. In Washington, if caught hiring an escort in exchange for sexual contact, one can be criminally charged for solicitation of a prostitute. Contact the Seattle Criminal Lawyers at SQ Attorneys if faced with such charges.
The services an escort can provide many times go beyond mere paid companionship and law enforcement tries to step in to control any prostitution, assignation, solicitation and any other sexual acts conducted for money. The Seattle Criminal Attorneys at SQ Attorneys have handled numerous cases in which an individual gets caught hiring an escort during a sting operation.
Sometimes, men will come to Washington on business, to attend a convention or on vacation and frequent these or other sites to contact an escort. They will arrange a time to meet and find themselves in the midst of sting operation where the escort was not an escort at all, but an undercover police officer who could be employed by any number of police agencies. Law enforcement agencies may conduct these stings in order to control the amount of prostitution that has arisen in the recent years as the popularity of the Internet keeps exploding. The Washington Criminal Lawyers at SQ Attorneys are trained to fight these charges in order to avoid serious consequences if convicted.
If you are caught up in such a scenario you want to be able to make sure that none of your rights were violated and have a Seattle criminal attorney who is experienced with these types of crimes defend your rights.
The SQ team is designed to create success by working with law enforcement and with the prosecuting attorney’s office so as to ensure that all facts and circumstances related to the criminal allegations brought against the accused are considered in creating the fairest, most equitable and just resolution possible in light of all the surrounding circumstances. If accused of a crime, protect your rights – contact SQ Attorneys – (206) 441-0900, (425) 988-8384; it will be the best decision you make all day!