An explanation of how a current pending criminal charge affects your record and employment possibility when applying for a job and your rights as an applicant.
Depending on their age and experience, some children may be legally incapable of committing crime. But the modern trend is to hold virtually all minors accountable for their conduct.
By Alexis Kelly
There are limits to the ways police officers can act while enforcing a warrant.
"Probable cause" requires more than a mere suspicion that a suspect committed a crime, but not an absolute certainty.
Probable cause is the key issue in the arrest process. The police need probable cause to make an arrest or obtain an arrest warrant from a judge.
Learn about the crimes of disorderly conduct, public intoxication, and disturbing the peace, and the possible punishment that goes with them.
By Paul Bergman