What are Pennsylvania’s Shoplifting Laws?

What are Pennsylvania’s Shoplifting Laws?

Have you ever felt tempted to take something from a store without paying? If so, you’ll want to know what our legal system thinks about shoplifting crimes. Follow along for what you must know about shoplifting laws in Pennsylvania.   Shoplifting 101 You...
What is a Suspended Sentence?

What is a Suspended Sentence?

Your life may have become complicated when you ended up as a defendant in a criminal case. While discussing your legal options, you may have learned how a suspended sentence could save you from prison time.  Gibson Bail Bonds explains how the suspended sentence option...
What is Breaking and Entering?

What is Breaking and Entering?

If you find yourself in handcuffs and the police officer says to you that you are under arrest for breaking and entering, what exactly does that entail?  Understanding the basics of what this accusation means is the first step in fighting for your freedom. Keep...
How to Charge Someone With Trespassing During a Riot

How to Charge Someone With Trespassing During a Riot

The summer of 2020 has seen numerous peaceful protests turn into ugly riots in cities across the nation. The rioters have also caused significant harm to homeowners. Keep reading to find out how to charge someone with trespassing when they violate your property during...
What is a Police Lineup?

What is a Police Lineup?

Many people are unclear about what is a police lineup. It would help if you had the facts when Harrisburg, PA police ask you to participate in this crucial law enforcement step. Read on for everything that you need to know before you put yourself on display.  ...
Do You Have to Answer A Police Officer’s Questions?

Do You Have to Answer A Police Officer’s Questions?

Do you have to answer a police officer’s questions? You’ll want to know the answer before the police ask you to chat. Follow along for the ins and outs regarding when you must answer law enforcement questions.   The Fifth Amendment Right to Silence Do you enjoy...