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Denver Soliciting for Prostitution Lawyer

denver-soliciting-for-prostitution-lawyer-omalley-and-sawyer-llc.jpgSoliciting for Prostitution is a crime in Denver, and throughout Colorado, that requires expert representation from a skilled defense lawyer. In recent news, an NFL owner is facing soliciting for prostitution charges for allegedly engaging in sex acts with massage parlor employees. Police conducting the investigation say those who face charges were caught on videotape. This particular case is the result of a larger crackdown on human trafficking where law enforcement had been monitoring the activity inside a massage parlor. If convicted, the NFL owner faces penalties of a misdemeanor offense.

What is Soliciting for Prostitution in Denver?

In Colorado, C.R.S. 18-7-202 provides the elements of what constitutes soliciting for prostitution in Denver. A few key factors include:

  • A person solicits another for the purpose of prostitution
  • Arranges or offers to arrange a meeting of people for prostitution
  • Knowingly directs someone to an establishment for the purpose of prostitution

This crime is amplified if the other person accepts the offer or someone enters a place of prostitution with the intent to engage in sexual activity. This is charged as Patronizing a Prostitute C.R.S. 18-7-205 in Colorado. In addition, if the other person is a minor under the age 18, the crime becomes a serious felony known as Soliciting for Child Prostitution.

Consequences of Soliciting for Prostitution in Denver

Conviction of Soliciting for Prostitution in Denver, Colorado is a class 3 misdemeanor. Punishments in this case can include up to 6 months in county jail and a fine of up to $750. Additionally, a soliciting for prostitution conviction can result in another $5,000 fine that is transferred to the prostitution enforcement cash fund. In Colorado, the above mentioned NFL owner would likely face Patronizing a Prostitute because he allegedly entered the place of prostitution and engaged in sexual activity. This is a class 1 misdemeanor punishable by 6 - 18 months in county jail and up to a $5,000 fine.

Denver Soliciting for Prostitution Attorney | Expert Defense

Our criminal defense attorneys have experience fighting charges involving prostitution. A potential jail sentence, loss of reputation, and damaged family can all be consequences of soliciting a hooker or prostitute. Being caught up in a situation like this is not one that anyone should face alone. It is vital that you hire a defense lawyer that prioritizes your best possible outcome if you're facing charges. Don't talk to police or investigators if they try to contact you and ask questions. Instead, call our expert sex crimes attorneys who have over 40 years combined experience working with law enforcement, district attorneys, and judges. Our free initial consultation can help put your mind at ease and provide you with your best next steps.

If you or someone you know is facing Soliciting for Prostitution charges, be smart. Contact the determined criminal defense lawyers at O'Malley and Sawyer at 303-731-0719. Together, we can protect your future. 

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