Criminal Defense

January 6, 2020

CHP Maximum Enforcement Period Ends with 491 DUI Arrests

California Highway Patrol (CHP) set a maximum enforcement period over the New Years holiday, resulting in 491 arrests for driving under the influence over a 30-hour period beginning 6:01 p.m. New Year's Eve and ending 11:59 p.m. New Years Day.
October 16, 2019
Criminal Defense

What are Miranda Rights?

Even if you have no idea what the Miranda warning is, you've probably heard some version of it said before in police dramas.
September 10, 2019

Can an Officer Search Your Car?

Being pulled over by a police officer is not a pleasant experience for anyone.  Understanding your rights and knowing what to do (and what not to do) during a traffic stop can prevent an already unpleasant experience from escalating into something much worse.
August 16, 2019
Know Your Rghts

Know Your Rights – Driving Under the Influence

Abogada defensora Yesenia Acosta discusses your rights after being charged with driving under the influence.
July 26, 2019
Criminal Defense

Facing Criminal Charges for Domestic Violence

When an argument with a loved one gets out of hand, flared tempers and the activation of fight or flight instincts can kick in.  Sometimes the result is an incident of domestic violence.