A Friend or Family Member Has Been Arrested: How You Can Help

You get a phone call from a close friend or family member.  He tells you he’s been arrested. What do you do? First of all, remain calm.  He’s upset and worried because he’s stuck and feels helpless so staying calm is going to help him stay calm.  There’s a lot you can do to help…

Probation and Parole: Know the Difference

The words “parole” and “probation” are often confused and interchanged despite having different meanings and occurring at different times during the legal process.  While they seem the same on the surface, they are very different and should not be confused with one another. Let’s take a look at the differences between the two “p words”….