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Dallas Officer Accused of Sexual Assault

A Dallas, Texas police officer who has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman while on duty has been arrested and fired . According to investigators, Jeffrey Thorn picked up a woman, drove her to an area of southern Dallas and allegedly threatened to take her to jail unless she performed a sex act. Due to recordings in the cruiser, the woman refused multiple times. Now, Thorn is being charged with aggravated sexual assault and held in Dallas County Jail.       

It's important that you understand the seriousness of sexual assault charges as they can result in heavy fines and possible jail time among other consequences. You need to know how to handle your case and protect your rights during this difficult time. You do not have to suffer if your matter is resolved in the best way possible. By employing assistance with your case, you will be able to move forward with your life. If you or someone you know is facing assault charges then it is in your best interest to work with a criminal defense attorney who will be able to help you settle this matter. By working with a defense lawyer, you will have your rights protected throughout this process. You can count on a defense attorney to always have your best interest in mind while dealing with court proceedings. Please take some time today to contact a criminal defense lawyer and begin discussing your case.