About Infractions, Misdemeanors, and Felonies

There are different classifications of crimes, such as infractions, misdemeanors, or felonies. Depending on the severity or degree of the crime, punishments are decided upon and implemented by the court of law. Infractions These are also legally termed as violations, and they do not involve getting thrown in jail for a period of time. Some … Continue reading About Infractions, Misdemeanors, and Felonies


Posting Bail for Domestic Violence

The California penal code defines domestic violence as a criminal act committed by an individual towards a spouse, a partner, a parent, a sibling, and/or a child. Such an offense involves attempting to inflict harm upon someone in the home. In some cases, a domestic violence arrest may involve charges of assault or battery, and … Continue reading Posting Bail for Domestic Violence

Immigration Concerns to Remember Under Arrest

Bad things can happen to good people. The numbers show that arrests are more common among minorities than other groups. If you find yourself getting arrested and you’re worried about your immigration status, know that there are ways to avoid having it factor into your arrest. You Are Not Required to Discuss Your Immigration Status … Continue reading Immigration Concerns to Remember Under Arrest