Criminal Law Blog

6 Things You Should Know When Dealing With the Police

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If you recently had an encounter with the police at a traffic stop that felt out of the ordinary for one reason or another, you may be wondering what your rights are when interacting with them. It’s not impossible for police to overstep their authority, which can cause distress on your part as well as […]

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Can I Avoid Jail Time for a Second DUI?

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Everybody makes mistakes. Once one makes a mistake, figuring out how to best move forward is essential. Driving under the influence is a grave mistake with potentially serious legal consequences. If charged twice, those consequences become more severe. Understanding the legal ramifications associated with a second DUI charge is essential in determining the most effective […]

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How Long Do Misdemeanors Stay on Your Record in Nevada?

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*actor portrayal Getting charged with a misdemeanor is an alarming experience. Knowing what effect a misdemeanor will have on your life is the first step in putting yourself back in control.

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Police Report Filed for Domestic Violence: Now What?

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When a police report is filed for domestic violence and allegations occur, it is normal for emotions to run high. A lot of times, there’s a he said / she said aspect to these scenarios that make it very difficult to sort them out. Situations involving a claims of violence are hectic, but being well […]

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I Didn’t Know I Had a Warrant: What Do I Do Now?

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*actor portrayal The justice system is tricky. Between loopholes and fine print, an unfortunate truth is that you could be subject to a warrant and not know until the police are at your door. While that is a frightening circumstance, your case is not hopeless. Whether you have yet to be contacted by police or […]

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