What Acts of Indecency ?
An indecent act is one which right minded persons would consider to be contrary to community standards of decency.
Some examples of Acts of Indecency may include
- Exposing yourself in front of a child or in public;
- Sexting a naked photo of yourself to another person; or
- Pretending to perform a sexual act on another person.
An offence of Acts of indecency is what is known as a “Table 2” offence which means it is to be dealt with in the Local Court unless an election is it is to be dealt with on indictment by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).