Probation vs. Parole – What’s the Difference?

Probation and parole are two similar-sounding terms that most people are familiar with. But, despite having heard them before, a lot of people are unsure as to what the difference between the two is. Both of them involve putting certain limitations on an individual after they've been convicted of committing a crime. Generally, parole involves [...]

DUI Checkpoint Nets 22 Arrests

Recently, law enforcement officers conducted a DUI checkpoint in Rancho Mirage in Riverside County resulting in 22 arrests. Interestingly, only two of those arrests were for DUI charges. The majority of arrests and citations were for people suspected of operating a vehicle with a suspended or revoked driver's license. DUI checkpoints frequently result in arrests [...]