U.S. Gun Policy

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of gun laws. Some are federal laws that dictate the sale, purchase, possession, and transfer of firearms, and others are governed by each state individually. Generally, the states decide who can purchase guns, they set the… Continue reading

In-Depth Look at Top Reasons for Arrests in the U.S.

Due to the diverse cultures that exist in the different regions of the United States, it can often be challenging to predict which crimes are the most common. Also, predicting which kind of arrest is the most common can be complicated. Recently, we gathered data regarding the different types of… Continue reading

Who Gets the Dog? Pet Custody and Divorce

It's inevitable. You're getting a divorce. As you brace yourself for all the stress and tumult that comes with a divorce, there's one nagging detail you can't get over: who gets the pet? The thought of losing your pet along with everything else a legal separation divvies up is driving… Continue reading

Gender X Option Recognition by US States

States that offer gender x option It can be confusing, trying to make sense of the alphabet soup of acronyms swirling around these days. It’s important to understand that sexual preference (lesbian, bisexual, homosexual, queer) is usually different from gender designation or identity (trans, cis, male, female). Yet another is… Continue reading

Jury Dodgers: Are You In Trouble If You Missed Your Jury Duty?

Have you ever been called for jury duty and missed it? Juries are selected from registered voter lists in your local district, and anyone who’s selected is notified via mail or when they are expected to show for final selection. Serving on a jury is considered a public service, although… Continue reading

Ancestry DNA Privacy Concerns: Is Your DNA Data Being Shared with Police?

You may have heard in the news lately how at least a few serial killer and cold cases have been solved using familial DNA recovered from testing services across the country. What does this mean to you, and how does it affect your privacy? Well, this is a very simple… Continue reading

How Do I Find Out if Someone is Incarcerated?

Incarceration means that someone is currently in a local jail or state or federal prison. It may come to pass that at some point you’re trying to determine whether someone you know is currently incarcerated. Perhaps your attempts at reaching out to them have gone unanswered and you know they… Continue reading

20 Historical Federal and Local Courthouses in the U.S.

Montgomery, Alabama The old federal courthouse in Montgomery was built in 1885 and used as the U.S. Circuit Court for the Middle District of Alabama from 1885-1911, The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama from 1885-1933 and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit from… Continue reading

Can Felons Vote for President? Voting with a Criminal Record

In today’s age, you’ll be hard pressed to find someone who has never had a run-in with the law before, and you may even know someone who is a convicted felon. Felons have been convicted of crimes that are classified as a felony level, as opposed to misdemeanors. Felony crimes… Continue reading

Driving and Texting? Watch out for a Textalyzer

Is it a bird, is it a plane, no, it’s a textalyzer! You’ve heard of a breathalyzer but have you heard about the new textalyzer? A new device and proposed law could have you cowering in the corner when the cops stop you for driving and texting. Advocacy groups like… Continue reading
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Dos and Don’ts When There’s a Warrant for Your Arrest

There's nothing more dreadful than receiving word that there's a warrant out for your arrest.…
16 August, 2019 Crime
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5 Bloodiest Crimes in the History of the U.S.

Shocking crimes seem to be a dime-a-dozen in the United States, where crime always leads…
30 July, 2019 Crime
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U.S. Gun Policy

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of…
26 July, 2019 Crime Law Enforcement
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In-Depth Look at Top Reasons for Arrests in the U.S.

Due to the diverse cultures that exist in the different regions of the United States,…
15 July, 2019 Crime Law Enforcement
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Who Gets the Dog? Pet Custody and Divorce

It's inevitable. You're getting a divorce. As you brace yourself for all the stress and…
15 July, 2019 Law Enforcement
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Best Cities for Recent College Graduates to Move in

Where Should You Move After Graduation? Apart from wrapping-up toga duties and graduation ceremonies, university…
04 July, 2019 Uncategorized
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Who’s More Likely to Text and Drive – Teenagers or Their Parents?

When children are young, it’s adorable to see them imitate their parents: little boys wanting…
27 June, 2019 Safety

5 Things That Could Get You a Criminal Record You Didn’t Know

If a person gets arrested for breaking a strange and arcane law, do we blame…
24 May, 2019 Crime

The U.S’ 8 FBI Most Wanted Criminals

During Prohibition, the Chicago Crime Commission named gangster Al Capone “Public Enemy Number One” and sought…
23 May, 2019 Crime

5 Things You Should Know Before Exploring the “Dark Web”

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of…
27 August, 2018 Cyber Security

What are the 5 Biggest Online Scams?

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of…
13 August, 2018 Cyber Security
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7 Apps to Use for Cheating Spouses

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of…
01 February, 2019 Dating & Relationships

Privacy Controls: Part 2: Control your Personal Reputation Online on Google

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of…
04 September, 2018 Privacy

Privacy Controls: Part 1: Facebook: Must Do Changes To Secure Your FB Account

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of…
13 August, 2018 Privacy

10 States with “No Candy” Laws for Halloween

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of…
06 October, 2018 Law Enforcement
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Does Infotracer Notify the Person You Ran a Background Check On?

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of…
10 December, 2018 Safety

5 Ways To Make Sure Your Online Date is Not a Sex Offender: Watch Out!

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of…
13 August, 2018 Dating & Relationships

DUI vs. DWI: Both Are Bad News!

Gun Control in the United States: an Overview The United States has two types of…
13 August, 2018 Law Enforcement