Fraud, or white collar crime, consists of several different crimes like forgery and identity theft, insurance fraud, real estate and mortgage fraud, financial fraud, among other types of fraud. According to California law, any person who uses fraud or deceit to obtain possession of money, labor or personal property is guilty of theft by trick, which is different than larceny. [Read more…]
A Positive Perspective – At trial, it is imperative to present a positive perspective of the relevant facts. The ultimate goal is to present a logical explanation for the defendant’s allegedly erratic driving behavior. Officers will skew evidence favorably for the prosecution, so defendants must also present an alternate perspective. This provides the jury with an opportunity to select the most credible explanation.