The Top 5 Reasons People Are Arrested in Texas

Every year, there are more than three-quarters of a million arrests made throughout Texas. While this includes violent and serious charges like human trafficking and manslaughter, most arrests are for non-violent crimes. The following are the five most common reasons people get arrested in Texas:

March 6th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Dangerous Drug Charge, Domestic Violence, DWI, Questions About Law|Comments Off on The Top 5 Reasons People Are Arrested in Texas

Gun Violence Incidents in 2015

Gun violence in the United States results in thousands of deaths and injuries annually. Thanks to a nonprofit, nonpartisan project known as the Gun Violence Archive (GVA), data on gun homicides and nonfatal shootings is now available well before the federal government releases its statistics. According to GVA, there were

July 21st, 2016|Categories: Domestic Violence, Gun Laws|Comments Off on Gun Violence Incidents in 2015

Recognizing the Signs of Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is one of the most serious problems in the United States. Costing more than $37 billion per year in legal work, medical treatment, mental health services, criminal justice involvement, and lost work productivity, it affects both men and women. In fact, one in four American women will be

January 13th, 2016|Categories: Domestic Violence|Comments Off on Recognizing the Signs of Domestic Violence

When Do Prosecutors Proceed With A Domestic Violence Charge?

There's a culture of domestic violence. Law enforcement and the courts have been trying to change it. You don't have to hurt somebody to be charged with domestic violence. A single threat of offensive or provocative touching is enough. The elements of a domestic violence case Unlike most states, Texas

November 6th, 2015|Categories: Domestic Violence|Comments Off on When Do Prosecutors Proceed With A Domestic Violence Charge?