CRIMINAL LAW DEFENSE
Learn what to do if you are arrested. Also, learn what an arrest is and how to secure your constitutional rights. Learn about jail release alternatives and how to post bail.
Learn about the different types of crimes – felonies and misdemeanors. Read explanations about these types of crimes and their distinctions. Also, learn about the major types of crimes that are most prosecuted.
Most local jails fall under the jurisdiction of county government. County jails are part of the state criminal justice system and are operated either by the local county sheriff’s office or are under the direct authority of the state’s department of corrections.