Drug Crimes

Most criminal cases in North Carolina relate to drug charges

An incredible study done in North Carolina back in 2008 showed that the vast majority of the criminal cases that went before the courts could be tied in some way

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Sexual abuse reporting requirements in North Carolina

Sexual offenses such as statutory rape involve minors. This is a type of sexual abuse specifically targeted at those who are under 16 years old. There are a few exceptions

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Raleigh woman arrested over son’s death in drunk driving crash

One of the hardest circumstances facing parents is to bury their children. But the grief must be unimaginable for those parents who, due to their alleged negligence, caused the death

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Former Charlotte mayor shows contrition at his sentencing

People who have led honest, productive lives can get caught up in white collar crimes. Sometimes, the potential for seemingly-easy money is hard to resist. Financial stresses can also lead

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Former mayor of Charlotte goes to jail for bribery

A man who used to be the mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, was caught in a bribery scheme. According to reports, someone brought him a suitcase that was entirely full

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North Carolina defendants need protection from tough legal system

If you are a North Carolina resident facing drug trafficking charges, you may be feeling a little scared and confused, especially if you are accused of federal violations. All allegations

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Avoid sex crimes registry for possession of child porn

Would you believe that the simple act of possessing child pornography would land you on the sex offender registry in North Carolina? Although many may see this as a relatively

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Wide variety of federal crimes covered by racketeering law

“That’s such a racket.” You may have heard this term used to refer to a financial scam, but do you know the actual definition of a “racket?” Legal experts say

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