Prostitution Lawyer in Mesa
Were You Arrested? Call (480) 418-0776 Now!
Recent changes makes Arizona’s prostitution laws unique compared
to others states’ laws. In 2006, Arizona began to sentence prostitutes
and those soliciting their services to mandatory jail time. While, not
technically considered a sex crime, a prostitution charge is a serious
crime that may result in a felony or misdemeanor charge. If you face a
prostitution charge, you will need to hire an experienced Mesa prostitution
attorney to help you plead your case. Have
Charlie Naegle of Naegle & Crider Criminal Defense Attorneys on your side for high-powered advocacy.
Naegle & Crider Criminal Defense Attorneys can represent you if you
are someone who has:
- Solicited the services of a prostitute
- Engaged in selling your services
- Owned massage parlors and “bawdy houses”
Free Consultations Are Available
Definition of Prostitution in Arizona
Under Arizona law, prostitution is defined as “engaging in or agreeing
or offering to engage in sexual conduct with another person under a fee
arrangement with that person or any other person.”
With current changes in the law, charges for prostitution carry with them
mandatory minimum jail sentences including:
First offense: 15 days in jail
Second offense: 30 days in jail
Third offense: 60 days in jail
Fourth offense: 180 days in jail
This is a charge that should be taken seriously, as it can affect your
criminal record and your future.
Charlie Naegle and Team Are Ready to Fight Your Charges
Naegle & Crider Criminal Defense Attorneys can challenge the validity
of your arrest, search warrant, search, seizure, interrogation, and other
police procedures. After all, you are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
It is the state’s burden to prove your guilt, and not your burden
to prove your innocence.
Contact us today at (480) 418-0776 to learn more about your charges of solicitation