Increasingly, teenagers find themselves facing sexual assault charges, even though neither partner feels victimized.
The age when someone can have sex with whomever they wish as long as that person is consenting and they are the same age or older. In Virginia, it’s 18, and there is no age gap provision and no mistake of age defense.
Mental health assistance for those attracted to minors.
A Minnesota site with much helpful employment information.
National Association for Rational Sexual Offense Laws
Sex Offender Solutions & Education Network
Not a legal term in Virginia. If 18 years old or older, having sex with a 13 or 14 year old minor is a Class 4 felony punishable by a two to 10 year sentence and up to $100,000 fine. If 18 years old or older, having sex with 15, 16, or 17 year old is a Class 1 misdemeanor punishable by up to a one year sentence and a $2,500.00 fine.
Virginia Department of Corrections ongoing support, crisis intervention, information, and referrals.
Public record information on offenders sentenced to the Department of Corrections.
Call 804.674.2825 or address registry management concerns here.