Dec 14, 2015

What is a House Arrest?

What is a House Arrest?

In Florida, judges are able to give a type of sentencing known as community control which is, practically speaking, a house arrest. In fact, the state has one of the largest community control programs in the nation.  Instead of sentencing an […]

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Nov 30, 2015

How to Avoid a Dangerous Blind Date

How to Avoid a Dangerous Blind Date

In times past, blind dates were usually set up by mutual friends, or by a family member who knew the person you were going to meet.  Today, however, online dating and other such services have resulted in many people […]

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Nov 22, 2015

The True Nature of Police Brutality and Ways to Handle It

The True Nature of Police Brutality and Ways to Handle It

What if every police officer in the United States were more like Sheriff Andy Taylor and his deputy Barney Fife from the Andy Griffith show? In case you are not familiar with this reference, then […]

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Nov 15, 2015

Can You Be Arrested in Another State with an FL Warrant?

Can You Be Arrested in Another State with an FL Warrant?

The answer to the question raised in the title is yes: The Extradition Clause in the Florida Constitution clearly states that if you have a fugitive warrant (an arrest order issued against a suspect who […]

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Oct 5, 2015

How to Expunge Florida Criminal Records

How to Expunge Florida Criminal Records

Everybody makes mistakes. Perhaps you were in the proverbial wrong place at the wrong time and found yourself in the bad graces of a law enforcement official due to the negligence of somebody you thought was your friend. From having […]

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Sep 5, 2015

Can an arrest record lower your chances of finding job in Florida?

Can an arrest record lower your chances of finding job in Florida?

As anyone who has had a run-in with the law knows, getting back on your feet and re-entering law-abiding society can be a challenge.  People view you differently—including employers.  While […]

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Aug 1, 2015

Can a Person in Florida Be Arrested without a Warrant?

Can a Person in Florida Be Arrested without a Warrant?

Typically, when people refer to a warrantless arrest in Florida, they are speaking about a particular type of arrest in which an individual is taken into custody despite the fact that the officer handling the situation […]

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Jul 30, 2015

How to Protect Yourself from Florida Sex Offenders?

How to Protect Yourself from Florida Sex Offenders?

It’s important to know how to protect yourself from Florida sex offenders.  To help you learn how, we’ll explain the difference between sexual offenders and predators, as well as the state registry.

The Difference between […]

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