Monthly Archives: November 2017

Jaywalking Is A Crime

Jaywalking Is A Crime
While we do it every day without a second thought, driving can actually be quite dangerous. One small surprise is all it takes to cause an accident with disastrous results. That is why there are so many laws that relate to driving to try to keep drivers and pedestrians safe. This is the main reason […]

Cyberbullying Is A Crime In California

Cyberbullying Is A Crime In California
In California, cyberbullying is a crime that is defined by a victim being specifically targeted, harassed, annoyed, or intimidated through electronic communications such as text messages or through social media. Cyberbullying is taken seriously, whether it was a joke or not, because the situation can end with serious consequences. Two common types of cyberbullying. One […]

Winterizing Your Home

Winterizing Your Home
Winter is around the corner, and this is the best time to start preparing your house for the cold. After all, many places in California are already starting to feel the effects of winter. You do not want to wait until it is too cold to do anything or until something breaks due to the […]

What To Do In An Active Shooter Situation

What To Do In An Active Shooter Situation
We have all seen the horrible stories on the news where some lunatic with a gun decides to attack dozens of innocent people. Sadly, this happens far too often. It is in the back of many people’s minds when they go out to special events. Due to this fact, it is important for everyone to […]

8 Commonly Misused Words

8 Commonly Misused Words
The English language has thousands and thousands of words within it. This is why it can take native English speakers years to even come close to mastering it. Due to this fact, there are several words within this language of ours that are misused on a daily basis. Some words have been misused for so […]

Nobody Likes Sexual Harassment

Nobody Likes Sexual Harassment
Sadly everyone has experienced some form of harassment at some point in their lives. There are several forms of harassment out there, and none of them are very pleasant. One of the worst kinds of harassment, is sexual harassment. Sexual harassment is bullying of a sexual nature or inappropriate sexual advances with the promise of […]

Littering Is Still A Crime

Littering Is Still A Crime
Many people dismiss littering as no big deal. After all, what does it matter if you throw one disposable cup out of your car window while driving? Well, aside from the fact that no one likes to look at garbage, it is never just one person who thinks like that. Thousands of people think that […]

Distracted Driving In California

Distracted Driving In California
In California, it is illegal to drive while distracted. This of course, means no talking or texting on a cell phone while driving. What many people fail to realize is that this applies to so much more than distractions caused by a cell phone. This law also applies to people who are applying makeup or […]

Vandalism In California

Vandalism In California
Many people know what vandalism is. We hear about it, and see it, all of the time. Vandalism is taken very seriously in California. Getting caught vandalizing someone’s property can land a person in jail with hefty fines. While many people think they know what constitutes as vandalism, there are a few acts which fall […]

Legality Of Recording & Posting Crimes Online

Legality Of Recording & Posting Crimes Online
It is one thing for a bystander to record an incident where a police officer is interacting, physically or peacefully, with another civilian, but it is another thing when a bystander records an incident where one or more other civilians are getting physical with another victim, and there are no authority figures in sight. In […]