An arrest for a criminal offense can potentially change the outcome of your life. This is not an easy thought, especially since being arrested can be stressful and even frightening. You might not even completely remember all the details of the process. This could be due to shock, but some police officers in California simply move through the process quickly. Here are a few things to keep in mind during and after a violent crimes arrest.
Laws are rarely -- if ever -- perfect. California state lawmakers must review proposed changes as well as bills for new laws, some of which are implemented. Those changes and new laws do not always take effect immediately. There are many new laws regarding gun use and violent crimes that were passed in 2019 but do not take effect until 2020.
Serving in the U.S. Armed Forces is a selfless act that not many people are willing to make. While both active duty members and veterans typically take great pride in their service, these men and women often endure traumatic events.