It doesn't matter if you've been caught shoplifting, where driving while intoxicated, or have been arrested because evidence suggests that you've committed a crime, the entire arrest process starts with you being booked. The reason for being booked is to create a formal record of your...

Many people assume that assaulting an officer and the battery of a police officer are the same thing. They’re not. While the two terms are becoming increasingly interchangeable, when many of California’s laws were drafted, the term battery referred to a physical act that resulted...