The LAPD has obtained a search warrant to check the phone records of a man they believe stole OJ Simpson’s Heisman Trophy from USC’s Heritage Hall in 1994. Theft of Heisman Trophy and Jersey The trophy, awarded to Simpson inContinue reading 20 Year Old Theft Case Re-opened
As three more women stepped forward with allegations of sexual assault by comedian Bill Cosby, so did his one-time co-star Phylicia Rashad – but in defense of the comedian. Rashad played Cosby’s wife on TV. Sexual Assault Allegations More thanContinue reading Cosby’s Sexual Assault Allegations Defended by Co-Star
According to authorities, four employees of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department have been accused of theft. Theft and Bribery Allegations The four have been relieved from duty for allegations that they stole from towed vehicles and also accepted cash fromContinue reading LA Sheriff’s Department Employees Accused of Theft
As 2014 drew to a close, Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck revealed some very different “year-end statistics” regarding crime in LA. While for over a decade there have been big drops in crime, it seems that the numbersContinue reading 2014: A Rise in LA Crime
There are numerous differences between the how the criminal justice system handles adult crime and how it handles juvenile crime. Differences Between Adult Crime and Juvenile Crime Systems While adults are prosecuted for “committing crimes,” juveniles are prosecuted for “delinquentContinue reading Comparing Adult Crime and Juvenile Crime
Juvenile crimes are essentially crimes committed by a person under the age of 18. If your child has been accused of committing a juvenile crime and is facing a trial, here are some things to expect. Case Referred to JuvenileContinue reading Juvenile Crimes Court
You assume your son is playing with some friends. And then you get a call – from the police – saying your child has been arrested. What should you do next? Child Arrested Juvenile crime is just like any otherContinue reading What Happens When Your Child Is Arrested?
Under California state law there are two categories of drug possession: simple possession and possession with the intent to sell. Classifying the Type of Drug The California Health and Safety Code also separates marijuana offenses from offenses that relate toContinue reading California Drug Possession Law: An Overview
Driving under the influence is not only illegal, but also dangerous. People are killed by drunk drivers, as well as drivers under the influence of drugs every day. Facts About Driving Under the Influence Here are some facts that youContinue reading Driving Under the Influence: The Facts
Law enforcement is quick to support the enforcement of DUI checkpoints as a way of cutting down on driving under the influence. But are checkpoints really effective? What is a DUI Checkpoint? DUI checkpoints, also called sobriety checkpoints are whenContinue reading Are DUI Checkpoints Effective?