Cyber Crime / Computer Crime Defense
Cyber Crimes generally includes prohibited acts that 1)
are done to computers or computer devices on the one hand - such as
unauthorized entry, denial of service, or destruction or modification of
data, and 2) offenses that are committed via computers such as fraud
related offenses, phishing and defamation on the other. The former
category is often inappropriately refered to as "hacking."
Under California law computer crime is addressed by
Cal. Penal Code §502
, as well as other statutes that
consider crimes in which a computer may
have aided the commision of the primary offensive. Federal law
pertaining to computer crime is for the most part set out in
18 USCS §1030
If you have been accused of a
cyber crime (computer crime) your should consult competent counsel
Let PMD Law assist you in evaluating your situation and
representing your interests.
no-cost confidential consultation.