Underage drinking and driving in California

Most people are quite familiar with the DUI laws in California. They understand that if they are stopped by police and register a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher, that they could potentially be charged with driving under the influence. The state has...

Computer crimes a growing concern in California

In the heart of Silicon Valley, we see many software and tech companies devoting substantial resources to keeping products and platforms safe for all users. Cyber threats that find a way to exploit customers or businesses can cause serious problems for everyone...

What are criminal protective orders?

Domestic violence is something that courts in California take very seriously. Prosecutors will usually seek a criminal protective order against the defendant during the pendency of a criminal case, or after, in cases of domestic violence.  Ironically, the prosecutor...