Criminal Law

Information about community notification laws for convicted sex offenders.

Information about child protection alert systems, specifically Amber alerts and Code Adam alerts, and how they work.

How to get the most out of your relationship with your criminal defense lawyer, and how to avoid and resolve problems that may arise during your criminal case.

How are criminal charges filed and what happens during a criminal prosecution.

How to find a qualified federal criminal defense attorney and work effectively with your attorney during a federal criminal prosecution.

What are your Miranda rights, when do the police have to read you your Miranda rights, and what happens if they don't read you your rights.

How criminal charges are determined and the classification of crimes.

White collar crimes include nonviolent financial crimes committed by business professionals and government employees, can carry significant financial penalties and may result in criminal...

How a criminal prosecution begins and what happens during later court proceedings.

How charge and sentence bargaining work in criminal prosecutions, when plea bargains are available, and the role of plea bargaining in the criminal justice system.

What happens during the trial of a criminal case, including a bench or jury trial, from jury selection and instruction through openings, presentation of evidence, closings and verdict.

Federal constitutional provisions that protect the most important rights of suspects and criminal defendants during the investigation and prosecution of crimes.

Describing the rights that are afforded to crime victims.

Information about depression and violent conduct by young people.

Writing security management plans that prevent problems.

Implications of possible conflict between bite mark identification opinion and DNA results.