This criminal case is frightening, because it could happen to you

It is certainly sensible and convenient for every American to think that the country's criminal justice system is essentially rational and protective of civil rights. What other way is there to logically gauge the might and enforcement prerogatives of state and federal officials commanding the po...

Marijuana possession not a minor charge in Indiana

While there have been major shifts in cultural attitudes regarding those who use marijuana in the state of Indiana, those new perspectives have not affected law enforcement policies. Many people think that marijuana possession charges aren't a big deal anymore, but they're mistaken. In fact, Indiana...

HIDTA designation given to Marion County

It appears that what drug enforcement efforts look like here in the Indianapolis area could be seeing some changes. This is because of a designation Marion County was recently given. The county was recently classified as a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA). This came out of a +3-year effo...

Indianapolis officials’ crackdown on drug crimes

Indianapolis enforcement officers are cracking down on drug crimes in Marion County. A recent piece in the IndyStar discussed the move, noting Marion County was designated a place in the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Program. What is the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Program? This p...

Case in point: why a DUI suspect needs strong legal counsel

Here's why knowledgeable and aggressive DUI defense representation is merited in the wake of a police encounter resulting in an arrest and criminal charge: You could actually be the victim. In fact, and as noted in a recent media report, you could be slapped in handcuffs and cited for multiple dr...