Criminal Lawyer in Sacramento Explains the New California Gun Laws California saw sweeping change to its gun laws in 2016, changing regulations that will affect more than 6 million individuals. These new laws are set to take effect between the beginning of 2017 and the next few years. Due to some c...

Suppose that we had statutes that had proclaimed certain conduct to be criminal but no police, prosecutors, or courts to implement the statutes. If criminals were not afraid of being caught and prosecuted, it would hardly deter them from committing crimes, and it would send a powerful message that, ...

1) Investigation of a crime by the police. The purpose of a criminal investigation is to gather evidence to identify a suspect and support an arrest. An investigation may require a search, an exploratory inspection of a person or property. Probable cause is the standard of proof required for a searc...