Criminal Defense Blog NYC

Juvenile Interrogation: Don't Let Police Speak with Your Child

How to Get a Gun License Online

Who Needs a NYC Handgun License?

Resolving Criminal Charges: Dismissal, Plea Bargain, Trial

Must I Obey a Subpoena?

What Is Domestic Violence?

Getting Arrested in New York City

8 Features of NY's Raise the Age Law

No DAT for DV in NYC

The Alleged Switchblade that Wasn’t – [ *** Updated ]

How to Demand a Lawyer in New York

Summons, Desk Appearance Ticket, or Full-Blown Arrest

Online Bail in NYC

Your Right to Remain Silent: Never Speak with Police

Sealed Criminal Charges in New York

Speaking with the District Attorney

Don’t Surrender Your Smart Phone

Don’t Fall for Fake Check Scams

Your Right to a Speedy Trial

I-Cards, Arrest Warrants and Bench Warrants

Have Cash Bail Available at Your Arraignment

10 Ways to Get Caught Violating an Order of Protection

Limitations of Sealed Criminal Records

Should You Testify at the Grand Jury?

What to Wear to Your Voluntary Surrender: Comfortable Shoes and Silence

You’re Outside the US – A Bench Warrant Is Waiting in NY

Investigation Tools: Inmate Population Information Search in NY

Avoid Shoplifting Arrest (When You’re Not Shoplifting)

Preserving Shoplifting Surveillance Video

Attention Shoppers: Don’t Pay Civil Penalty for Shoplifting – Part 1

Attention Shoppers: Don’t Pay Civil Penalty for Shoplifting – Part 2

Attention Shoppers: Don’t Pay Civil Penalty for Shoplifting – Part 3

Prior Out-of-Country DUI Convictions

Bench Trial vs. Jury Trial

Cross-Complaints in Domestic Violence Cases

Domestic Violence Complaints

Investigation Tools: Rikers Island Inmate Lookup Service

What Is a Grand Jury?

Always Examine the Gravity Knife