Category Archives: Family Violence
Yes, You Can Go To Prison For Failing To Report Child Abuse Or Neglect
Reports from members of the public are an important first step in many criminal investigations. Whistleblowers have stopped financial crime operations before they could steal or defraud people out of more money. Tips from neighbors or family members about someone they had reason to believe was plotting a violent crime have saved lives. Likewise,… Read More »
What Happens If Your Ex Refuses To Testify Against You In A Domestic Violence Case?
Some relationships are volatile, where heated arguments sometimes lead to punches being thrown, but by the next day, the couple has reconciled as if nothing ever happened. Police sometimes receive calls about domestic violence incidents like these. To be clear, it is against the law to hit your spouse or romantic partner even if… Read More »