Lewd conduct as defined under Penal Code Section 647(a) is any touching of your own or another person’s genitals, buttocks or female breast with lewd intent. Soliciting or engaging in lewd acts in a public place is a misdemeanor crime in California.
If you are facing charges for lewd acts in San Bernardino, you need to protect yourself by hiring an experienced Wallin & Klarich San Bernardino criminal defense attorney. Your attorneys at Wallin & Klarich can explain the penalties, punishment and sentencing attributed to the charges of soliciting or engaging in lewd acts in public to you.
Sentencing and Punishment for Lewd Acts in San Bernardino
The experienced San Bernardino criminal defense attorneys at Wallin & Klarich may be able to obtain a reduced sentence in your case. Instead of imposing a jail sentence of up to six months, our attorneys may be able to convince the court to:
- Place you on probation
- Place you on probation and order you to complete community service or a work release program, or
- Place you on probation and assign you a probation officer