What Constitutes Probable Cause?

What Constitutes Probable Cause?

“Probable cause”, as it relates to criminal justice, typically refers to the legal requirement that police officers have adequate reason to arrest an individual, conduct a search, or seize property relating to an alleged crime. Police officers must also have probable...
Understanding Your Miranda Rights

Understanding Your Miranda Rights

If you’ve ever watched a movie or TV show where the police arrest someone, there’s a good chance you’re already familiar with your Miranda rights. Even if you don’t recognize the name, you’re probably familiar with the Miranda warning that police use: You have the...
What Is A Criminal Defense Trial Like?

What Is A Criminal Defense Trial Like?

If you’ve been charged with a crime and your case ends up going to trial, it can be a very overwhelming and sometimes confusing experience. A criminal defense trial is a very serious matter, and knowing what to expect can help ease some of your stress beforehand.  ...