Category Archives: Violent Crime Charges

Brief Explanation of Indiana Gun Laws

When the topic of gun ownership comes up, everyone’s primary concern is safety, whether a gun owner or part of the general public. Indiana, like all other states, use a system of laws and regulations that consider both public safety … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Robbery and Burglary

Theft is an umbrella offense, meaning it is a category that encompasses a larger scope of crimes. Two of the most common types of theft crimes are burglary and robbery. In fact, you have likely watched movies depicting sneaky burglars … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Aggravating and Mitigating Factors

Sometimes, when a person is charged with a criminal offense, their charges can include aggravating factors. Generally, the inclusion of such factors increase the seriousness of the charges, and therefore, the penalties upon conviction. Many people confuse aggravating factors with … Continue reading

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Facts About Indiana Death Penalty

The death penalty, also known as “capitol punishment”, is the most severe judicial penalty that can be handed down to a convict. Only those convicted of murder are eligible to be sentenced to death, but not all will face such … Continue reading

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Learn What Makes a Crime Violent or Non-Violent

There are two main categories a crime can fall into: Violent or Non-Violent. Learn the difference between the two in order to better understand your criminal charges. Crimes can be either violent or non-violent in the eyes of the law. … Continue reading

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Who Gets Arrested in a Domestic Violence Police Call?

If you are currently in an abusive relationship of any kind in Indiana, please visit The Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence to get the help and support you deserve. Domestic Battery Crimes Domestic violence, also called domestic battery, is a … Continue reading

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What is the Brady Bill and How Does it Relate to Gun Control?

These days, it seems as though national gun-related crimes are gaining frequency every time we turn on the news. And from all these reports and unfortunate events, the inquiry that never fails to arise is a question of whether or … Continue reading

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Carjacking Charges and Criminal Defense in Indiana

Carjacking is the crime of stealing another person’s motorized property by means of violence, force, assault, or intimidation, with the intent to deprive them of their property indefinitely. Motorized property includes vehicles, boats, campers, motorcycles, and more. Without threat or … Continue reading

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