Aggravated Indecent Exposure

Elements of Offense - Ann Arbor, MI - Washtenaw County

The crime of Aggravated Indecent Exposure is a serious sexual conduct offense which is charged as a high court misdemeanor offense resulting in up to 2 years imprisonment. The offense of simple Indecent Exposure is committed when a person knowingly makes any open or indecent exposure of his/her person or of the person of another. A person found guilty of Indecent Exposure may be sentenced to up to 1 year in the county jail. The typical sentence for a person convicted of Indecent Exposure in Washtenaw County is 2-3 years of supervised probation, requiring therapy and counseling, with possible registration as a sex offender for up to 25 years.

The more serious offense of Aggravated Indecent Exposure is committed when a person fondles his/her genitals, pubic area, buttocks, or, if the person is female, fondles her breasts, while knowingly making an open or indecent exposure of his/her person. A person found guilty of Aggravated Indecent Exposure may be sentenced to up to 2 years imprisonment. The typical sentence for a person convicted of Aggravated Indecent Exposure in Washtenaw County is the possibility of several months in jail or jail work program, along with supervised probation for up to 3 years, requiring therapy and counseling, with possible registration as a sex offender for up to 25 years.