California Computer Crimes PC 502 & PC 530.5

California Computer Crimes Penal Code Section 530.5 PC Under California Penal Code Section 530.5 PC, identity theft is broken down into four (4) classes which including the following: California Penal Code Section 530.5(a) PC - Unauthorized use of another person's personal identifying information. California Penal Code Section 530.5(c) PC - Fraudulent possession of another person's personal identifying information. California Penal Code Section 530.5(d)(1) PC - Fraudulent sale, transfer or conveyance of another person's personal identifying information. California Penal Code Section 530.5(d)(2) PC - Knowingly selling, transferring or conveying another person's personal identifying information to facilitate its unauthorized use. Computer Crimes California Penal Code Section 502 et. seq. Under California Penal Code Section 502(c) PC unauthorized computer access and fraud can occur in many ways including but not limited to when a defendant knowingly and without permission: Accessed altered, damaged, deleted, destroyed or used data, a computer, a computer system, or computer…

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Embezzlement PC 503 Penalties and Defenses

California Embezzlement Penal Code Section 503 PC California embezzlement charges are categorized as white collar crime and theft crime which involves a defendant to unlawfully take property from another person which has entrusted the defendant with their property.California Penal Code Section 503 PC  governs embezzlement charges. Generally, people charged with embezzlement are employees that have committed an theft. It is vital for your case that you consult with a experienced embezzlement defense attorney in the early stages of criminal proceedings. Generally, it is a good idea to contact an California criminal defense attorney after you have been arrested. How to Prove Embezzlement in California? California embezzlement charges require the prosecution to prove the following: The defendant fraudulently took property from another Defendant intended to permanently deprive the owner of his or her property Owner entrusted his or her property to the defendant The defendant fraudulently converted or used that…

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Sex Offender Parolees Should Never Remove GPS Trackers

Sex Crime Cases in Los Angeles Paroled sex offenders who remove their GPS trackers may be in for more than they bargained for if Los Angeles lawmakers get their way.  In October 2011, AB 109 came into effect, which sent parole violators to county jail instead of overcrowded state prisons when parole violations occurred. Unfortunately, a number of those parole violators are sex offenders who have Los Angeles law enforcement highly concerned for public safety. An unforeseen repercussion of the law was that parole violator often only spend a couple of days in lockup, with many serving no time if the local jail was already overcrowded. Consequently, sex offenders who remove their GPS trackers have little incentive to not violate their requirement to wear a tracking device, endangering public safety as a result. In fact in Los Angeles County alone, GPS warrants for sex…

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Fraud Defense Lawyer Increases Your Chances of a Successful Outcome

An Experienced Fraud Defense Lawyer Increases Your Chances of a Successful Outcome Often a federal offense, fraud convictions come with jail time, large fines, and restitution requirements. A tough charge to beat, a fraud charge is challenging in that a federal prosecutor has many more resources to prove his or her case than your average local law enforcement agency. Being able to make use of all types of federal agencies, prosecutors in fraud convictions have a pretty good record of getting sufficient evidence to convict those who are unfortunate enough to have a charge of fraud filed against them. Consequently, it is critical that anyone facing a fraud allegation finds an aggressive, experienced fraud defense lawyer to assist them even before a charge is filed. If you know that you are under investigation for fraud, an experienced criminal defense lawyer may be able to…

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Hire the Best DUI Lawyer You Can to Fight Your DUI

Hire the Best DUI Lawyer You Can to Fight Your DUI Being arrested for DUI in Los Angeles can have grave repercussions. Just having a DUI conviction on your record may result in strained family ties, employment woes, housing opportunity restrictions, and an increase in your insurance premiums. Consequently, when facing a possible DUI conviction in Los Angeles, it is imperative that you hire the best DUI lawyer in Los Angeles you can find to represent you-one highly familiar with the potential defenses to a DUI charge. Potential DUI Defenses DUI charges can be charged as either a misdemeanor or felony depending upon the circumstances of the incident that caused your arrest and whether or not someone was injured or killed. However, the defenses that Los Angeles DUI defense attorneys use for either a misdemeanor or felony are the same regardless of the circumstances. Potential defenses for DUI charges…

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