The Criminal law:
WHAT IS A CRIMINAL OFFENSE
« To ensure public order and safety, lawmakers classify certain acts as criminal offenses. Each state has adopted laws that make certain acts illegal, although the punishment may vary from one state to another. Federal criminal laws and sentences apply no matter where you are in the United States. Criminal vs. Civil Cases Court cases are divided into two broad cat
« What Happens at a Criminal Trial
« Criminal Trial Defenses Against Guilt
« When Can the Police Search You or Your Property?
« Can the Police Search My Car?
Criminal Arrest, Investigation and Preliminary Investigation.
Types of Crimes
CRIMES INVOLVING ALCOHOL
Whenever you consume enough alcohol to dramatically change your mental or physical state, you run the risk of breaking the law. In most cases, alcohol-related crimes are misdemeanors. But the involvement of alcohol is often enough to turn a lesser crime into a more serious offense. Drinking and Driving Carries Numerous Penalties Driving after drinking is the most serious.
« Crimes Against Property
« Crimes Against Public Safety
« What Constitutes a Sex Crime?
« Crimes Against the Justice System
« Crimes Involving Computers