Law Enforcement And Related Articles

Tips When Visiting a Prison Inmate

Visiting a prison inmate comes with certain rules. From the prison officials point of view, the rule are in place to keep everyone safe from the prison guards to the visitors to the inmates themselves. The rules are also meant to make the jobs of the prison employees easier so that prison visits can go smoothly for everyone. The biggest tip when visiting a prison inmate is to remember that it does not matter if you agree with the rules or not. It does not pay to get … [Read more...]

Identifying the Different Types of Fingerprints

Each and every individual fingerprint has its own unique characteristics that make it different from everyone else’s. In fact, fingerprints are so different that one person may be identified by his fingerprints alone. Many criminals are identified after leaving fingerprints behind at a crime scene. Forensic experts work together in order to find a positive match. Although each and every fingerprint is unique, each print has at least one specific pattern that it … [Read more...]

Your Rights When Dealing With Police

If you were approached by a police officer at this very moment and asked to answer some questions, what would you do? Would you cooperate fully, even if some of the questions you were asked felt uncomfortable or unnecessary? When dealing with the police, it is absolutely vital that you understand your constitutional rights. In the United States, everyone, whether a citizen, a resident or a visitor, has certain rights and responsibilities when speaking to the … [Read more...]