Every so often rumors spread about the bad conditions within Arizona prisons and jails. Many times these rumors spread because our friends made a few bad decisions and have taken a “tour.”
But the user review site Yelp has opened the door to the inner world of jails and prisons. Like restaurants and concert venues, jails […]
In a recent news stories it was suggested that laws will soon be introduced to make the internet more transparent. Of course fraud has become commonplace on the internet. It’s hoped that amending the CFAA (Computer Fraud and Abuse Act) would allow the nature of the internet to become more open and truthful. Here are […]
Researches in Sweden announced that they can now detect marijuana, cocaine, amphetamines and some prescription pills with the use of a breathalyzer.
Please don’t panic recreational drug users and addicts.
The breathalyzer in question has yet to become an industry standard. But, it does represent a possible future tool for criminal investigation.
The device, made by the Swedish […]
Tucson DUI Lawyers Explain Crowdsourcing to Solve Crimes
After the Boston bombing a suspect was identified on a social media site called Reddit.com and on several others. The suspect had been selected based upon pictures and videos of the […]
Every so often a lawyer movie or TV show focuses on witness or juror tampering. These depictions can leave out many important aspects, leaving viewers confused as to what these types of tampering really are. In the real world, tampering can be subtle and easily overlooked but it can have a dramatic impact on the […]
People fear a lot of things. Public speaking is always high on the list. Fear of authority also lists high. And whether it’s the fact you have anxiety or that you just committed several crimes, speaking to police officers can be stressful.
While people may practice for a presentation, most people don’t plan for the other […]
A police officer in New York City was convicted for a litany of crimes associated with posts and searches he’d made regarding the potential kidnap and murder of several women including his wife.
The details of this case are positively horrid. But there is an underlying issue that is often overlooked because of the details. The […]
With the winds of change with marijuana legislation, doubts remain as to how old laws will be affected by the increasing legality of marijuana. Among these concerns is the confusion as to whether the smell of marijuana will remain a basis for further criminal investigation.
A new case out of the Massachusetts’ Supreme Court no longer […]
Most people only think of criminal background checks when they’re applying for a new job or loan or to buy a weapon. However, criminal background checks can be done, to varying degrees, by most anyone. Consider consulting the following website to see how to request your record: http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/cjis/nics/general-information/cgbrochure
For the cost of $18 and the […]