Indecent and Sexual Assault

 

Sexual and indecent assault is a serious offence and anyone found committing an indecent act can potentially face a significant term of imprisonment. Indecent assault can include acts that some may not consider as an offence such as:

  •          kissing someone without their consent, or who might not be consenting;
  •          touching someone without their consent, or who might not be consenting.

 

Other types of indecent or sexual assault offences can cover more serious matters, such as rape, attempted rape, sexual intercourse without consent, aggravated sexual offences and indecency.

Sexual and indecent assault are serious offences, and if you need legal help in regards to a criminal law matter, you can find a lawyer who will be able to help you with your issue via our extensive legal database, no matter where in Australia you may be.

 


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WA sex offender website to go live

Date: 15 Oct 2012, Filed under: Indecent and Sexual Assault, Sexual Offences, Apprehended Violence Orders, Witnesses and Victims, Criminal Law Matters

Police Minister Liza Harvey has announced that State Government's public sex offender register is set to go live.

Australian Bureau of Statistics: Recorded Crime - Offenders, 2010-11

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Date: 27 Oct 2017, Filed under: Court Appearances, Anti-Social Laws, Indecent and Sexual Assault, Murder, Sexual Offences, Drug Offences, Weapons, Assault & Battery, Robbery & Theft, Arson

It’s probably not too controversial of a statement to make; that the law is filled with many confusing terms and that’s not even including Latin – which...

Aggravated Indecent Assault – Lawyers Sydney

Date: 28 Jun 2017, Filed under: Indecent and Sexual Assault, Criminal Law

Aggravated Indecent Assault is an extremely serious offence in New South Wales. Severe penalties, apply to the most serious aggravated indecent assault...

Why Our Sexual Assault Lawyers

Date: 27 Apr 2017, Filed under: Indecent and Sexual Assault, Sexual Offences, Criminal Law

There are many elements in sexual offence trials that should be explained to you and handled by a criminal law expert, such as what indicates consent and...

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