What are some types of police misconduct?

There is no excuse for police misconduct, as all officers are well aware of their duties. They are also aware of what they are allowed to do and what they are prohibited to do. Despite the fact that police are well trained, incidents of misconduct can and do arise on a regular basis. This is […]

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The many forms of nursing home abuse

Nursing home abuse has become a major problem throughout the state of New York, as well as in many other regions in the United States. Any type of nursing home abuse is serious, as this can lead to both physical and psychological injuries. When people move into a nursing home, they expect to be treated […]

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New York cracking down on distracted driving

No matter if you live in New York or are traveling through the state, it is imperative that you are aware of the laws governing portable electronic device usage while driving. If you are unsure of the laws, you could make an error that lands you in hot water with local authorities, leading to a […]

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Are hidden cameras used to find nursing home abuse?

One family told their saddening account of finding out about the abuse that their loved one suffered in a nursing home, and it all started when they noticed that some small items were missing from the room. They thought that someone had stolen the items – perhaps another person living there — and so they […]

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Ridesharing: Too good to be true?

The new ridesharing economy is revolutionizing the way we get around. In New York and other major cities around the U.S. and the world, activating a smartphone or online app will summon a driver within minutes. Payment for the entire trip, including tip, is charged to a previously recorded credit card. Gone is the hassle […]

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