Archive, May 2017.
A stop and frisk occurs when a policer officer has a reasonable suspicion that you are going to commit or have already committed a crime. Therefore, the officer stops and searches you. Various states across the nation have stop and frisk policies. However, these policies have come under scrutiny as opponents argue that they target people of color disproportionately and are ineffective at curbing violent crime.
Posted in Criminal Law | Tagged Cook County criminal defense attorneys Illinois criminal charges Illinois criminal defense police misconduct police searches stop and frisk
Illinois has a history of having strict gun possession laws. For example, Illinois was the last state in the country to allow for concealed weapon carrying, which you must have a permit to do.
Posted in Criminal Law | Tagged DuPage County gun possession charges attorneys gun crime gun possession gun possession charges weapons charges
Parents often question their decisions and actions when raising their children. Are the parents nurturing enough? Are they strict when necessary? When your child is arrested and charged with minor delinquency such as juvenile theft, you may begin to question how you, as a parent, failed your child.
Posted in Theft | Tagged DuPage County juvenile defense attorney Illinois juvenile crime juvenile defense attorney juvenile delinquency juvenile theft