When is a Police Stop Considered to be Unlawful in Nature?

When you have been stopped by the police, there obviously has to be a reason for the stop. Police stop…

ACLU Explanation of Your Rights When Stopped By Police

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has been around for almost 100 years protecting your rights and defending you in…

Domestic Violence Investigations: When the Police Have Used ‘Bad Faith’

There are many federal and state laws regarding domestic violence investigations and what should happen when police are called to…

When You Have Been Caught With Someone Else’s Drugs

You’re driving to the store one night after helping out a friend and taking them home from work. All of…

Is There Anything I Can do if a Cop Planted Drugs on me?

If you have been caught possessing drugs, sometimes your first step is talking to a defense attorney about what options…

How to File a California Pitchess Motion for Police Misconduct

If you live in California and you believe that there was police misconduct against you, you may be able to…

The Truth About Police Force

Law enforcement officers face many dangers each day when they are carrying out their working responsibilities. Recently, after many shootings…

Preserving Evidence in Criminal Cases

It is the duty of law enforcement officials and prosecutors to preserve specific types of evidence obtained during a criminal…

Criminal Court Process: “ Pitchess Motion ”

In the State of California, a defendant going through the criminal court process has the ability to make a certain…

Grounds to Appeal – False Arrest

Have you been held against your will by law enforcement in the State of California? If you have been arrested…