Immediately after you are arrested, the police will take you to the station for booking or cite and release you. The police can only arrest you if they have probable cause to believe that a crime has been committed and the suspect arrested committed the crime. But often, arrests occur
When you are being arrested by a police officer, they must read your Miranda Rights: “You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say can and will be used against you in a court of law. You have the right to an attorney. If you cannot afford an attorney, one
In Arizona the only real expungement statue we have is related to marijuana offenses,and it is very new. On April 1, 2021, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey signed into lawHouse Bill (HB) 2067, which amends Arizona Revised Statute (A.R.S.) Section 13-905to allow courts to issue an order for a “Certificate of
Engaging in sexual conduct with a minor is a serious crime. It is what most considerstatutory rape. A conviction for having sex with someone between the ages of 15 to 18could result in a prison sentence, sex offender registration, lifetime sexual probation, aswell as numerous additional consequences. But what if you
What happens if an officer trespasses onto property with a fence and privacy sign without obtaining a warrant, and finds something illegal?
The Fourth Amendment which states that, “The right of the people to be secure in theirpersons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall notbe violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath oraffirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and