Serious and Violent Felonies: Kidnapping Crimes in California

When you think of kidnapping crimes, you may think of those who are young and defenseless and can’t do anything…

Kidnapping in California: Are There Any Defenses You Can Use?

California Penal Code 207-210 covers a variety of kidnapping charges and dictates what penalties you could be facing. If you…

Exchanging a Testimony for Immunity

The Fifth Amendment of the United States Constitution protects an individual from having to answer incriminating questions about him or…

Parental Kidnapping: It’s a crime to take your own child

Penal Code 278 – Child Abduction in California In California, someone just can’t take a child, even if he or…

What Constitutes Kidnapping in California?

California kidnapping laws can be found in Penal Code 207-209.5 PC. Under this statute, kidnapping is defined as moving another…