Jackson Law Office Criminal Defense Blog

Common property offenses in Indiana

If you have been charged with stealing or damaging property, you may find yourself facing an array of allegations based on the type of damage inflicted or value of stolen property. A criminal defense attorney can help defend against the charges you are facing and give...

Divisions of theft charges in Indiana

You could be forgiven for thinking that all thefts are basically the same: When a person takes something that doesn't belong to them, that's theft. In a broad sense, this is true, but the law treats theft as a category of offenses, with different charges and potential...

Will a criminal record follow me forever?

Everyone likes a story of a second chance, where a person who has made a mistake is able to pick up the pieces of their life and turn it into something better. Unfortunately, the truth is that Indiana's criminal justice system makes this kind of second act very...