While Pokémon Go quickly became an overnight sensation for children and adults alike, not everyone will be playing. Sex offenders registered in the state of New York are prohibited from playing Pokémon Go. New York became the first state to enforce a ban on sex offenders, following growing concerns that the smartphone-based game would lead … Continue reading Sex Offenders Banned from Pokémon Go
Although it is probable that most people have heard of the term “money laundering,” many people are still unsure as to what constitutes money laundering. Money laundering occurs when a person attempts to denominate money derived from illegal sources as having actually come from a legal and legitimate source. The primary purpose of money laundering … Continue reading What is Money Laundering?
Although startups are more commonly associated with innovations in tech, they can also bring promises of improving every day, non-technology focused undertakings. Even legal services are jumping in on the trend. Companies such as LegalZoom and QuickLegal offer innovation when it comes to what many consider to be an unnecessarily complex and attorney-saturated world of … Continue reading Unique Forgery Case
Numerous violent gang members and criminals have been indicted in Queens according to Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown, who recently announced the indictment of 18 members and associates of a gang known as “Pop On Site” (POS) by a Queens County grand jury. The gang – which is also known as “Fully Loaded Outta … Continue reading Queens Gang Recently Indicted for Murder
It is not every day that one hears of a person with connections to the mob being arrested by the New York Police Department. The late John Gotti, perhaps one of history’s most recognizable mobsters, is likely turning in his grave after the NYPD’s latest arrest — the mobster’s grandson and namesake, John Gotti. John … Continue reading Famous Gotti Namesake Arrested on Drug Charges
For many people the word “burglar” is synonymous with thief. They recall memories of the Hamburglar sneaking behind trees and fences to take hamburgers. Burglary does not necessarily involve stealing and in-fact many times even if the Hamburglar was able to take the hamburgers, he would not have been convicted of burglary. Burglary is defined … Continue reading Burglary Law in New York
Whether you are driving a vehicle on public roads or operating a business, insurance is often a requirement. Insurance can also be voluntary and provide a peace of mind to people on something as minor as booking travel arrangements. Insurance gives people peace of mind to know that in unforeseen events costs will be covered … Continue reading Suspicious of Insurance Fraud?
The internet has transformed society and has made everything from registering your car to shopping for groceries easier and more efficient than ever before. With the growth of benefits from the internet, however, has come the growth of cyber crime and identity theft. Identify theft is the fastest growing crime and involves stealing the information … Continue reading Cyber Crimes and Identity Theft
As science and technology have evolved, people have endless options to cure or fix an issue they may be facing. There is a pill to help you sleep and another to wake you up. There are plants that fix digestive problems and roots that are said to cure cancer. From caffeine to cocaine, Advil to … Continue reading What is a Controlled Substance?
When one thinks of fraud, they think of con-artists making deliberate efforts to cheat innocent people. They think of criminals or at the very least a used car salesmen. Fraud is not always so intentional, though, and can even happen by accident in certain circumstances. Bankruptcy, or other dealings between a creditor and a debtor, … Continue reading Understanding Fraudulent Activity