Are you Eligible for Bail?

Are you Eligible for Bail?

Getting arrested is terrifying. It’s supposed to be. The goal is to make the process scary enough that you never want to go through it again. When most people are arrested, their biggest source of fear is that they simply don’t know what will happen. While they’ve heard of bail on television, they don’t understand […]

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Who in Ineligible For Bail

Who in Ineligible For Bail

In many cases, you’re told how much bail is required shortly after you’re arrested and charged. In other situations, you attend a bail hearing where a judge determines if you’re eligible for bail and how much the bail is. Hearing your ineligible for bail is a gut-churning experience. The good news is that judges usually […]

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What is Disorderly Conduct in California

What is Disorderly Conduct in California

Disorderly conduct in California isn’t really one specific charge. It’s a blanket term that covers a surprisingly large array and variety of charges. Charges that fall under the category of disorderly conduct in California include: ✦ Trespassing ✦ Rioting ✦ Begging ✦ Disturbing the peace ✦ Prostitution (both soliciting and engaging) ✦ Public intoxication ✦ […]

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Understanding the Ins and Outs of Stealing Cars in California

Understanding the Ins and Outs of Stealing Cars in California

A recent incident that involved two police officers, one dressed as Santa and the other as his elf, has everyone in California thinking about the ins and outs of stealing cars. The Santa episode took place in Riverside where local police were dressed as Christmas staples in an effort to go undercover and catch shoplifters. […]

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