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

Date: 09 Feb 2012, Filed under: Court Appearances, Resisting Arrest, Anti-Social Laws, Indecent and Sexual Assault, Murder, Sexual Offences, Drug Offences, Weapons, Assault & Battery, Robbery & Theft, Drink Driving, Speeding, Drug Driving, Traffic Matters

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) have released their report Recorded Crime - Offenders, 2010-11 outlining the nature of criminal offences in ...

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Sexual Assault by Compelling Sexual Touching

Date: 23 Jul 2018, Filed under: Indecent and Sexual Assault, Sexual Offences, Criminal Law

Sexual Assault by Compelling Sexual Touching is charged against a person when the police think that the person has forced another person to engage in sexual...

Procuring a Sexual Act By Threat – The Law in Victoria

Date: 17 Jul 2018, Filed under: Indecent and Sexual Assault, Sexual Offences, Criminal Law

Procuring a Sexual Act By Threat is a charge filed by the police when they think that someone (A) has threatened another person (B) with physical violence...

What is the Law for Threat to Distribute Intimate Image in Victoria?  

Date: 06 Jul 2018, Filed under: Indecent and Sexual Assault, Sexual Offences

Threat to Distribute Intimate Image is a criminal offence that can be filed against a person whenever the police think that the person (A) has threatened...

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