“Search & Seizure” The Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution states that we have the right to be free from unreasonable “searches and seizures” by law enforcement. This applies to both federal and state agencies. The Fourth Amendment’s rule against unreasonable search and seizures means that police may not searchContinue Reading

When you are stopped by police, whether in a public place or in your vehicle, you have certain rights, but you also have to follow certain rules. And just like you, the officer has certain rights and rules too. It is okay to not know these rules and rights, butContinue Reading

The other day it occurred to me that our police, detectives and criminal investigation personnel are essentially healers. Incongruous as this thought seemed to me at first, the more I reflected, the more it seems to be true. When someone’s purse, car, or identity has been stolen, or ruined, crimeContinue Reading