March 2012 Archives

Registered sex offender arrested in Birmingham

Being accused of a sex crime in Alabama and elsewhere is serious. In fact, those who are convicted on sex crimes charges will likely be forced to register as a sex offender. Some people may even have to register for the rest of their lives.

Alabama man sentenced to 12 years in prison on child pornography charges

People in Alabama and beyond who are convicted of sex crimes face very harsh penalties. One recent case in Alabama serves as a reminder that a conviction can be life altering.

Hoover Man Charged with Impersonating an Officer and Robbery

According to the Birmingham News, Ryan Phebus has been charged with four counts of robbery and one count of impersonating an officer. He is being held without bond in the Hoover County Jail after police responded to four separate reports that a man was impersonating a police man and then robbing the victims at gunpoint. All of these robberies occurred in apartment complexes around Lorna Road.

Birmingham woman found guilty of conspiracy to commit murder for hire

When someone is charged with a crime, a great deal is at stake. If convicted, they could spend years behind bars. One Birmingham woman will learn her fate later this spring after a federal jury found her guilty of conspiracy to commit murder for hire.

Four Charged with Cocaine Trafficking in Baldwin County

According to the Press Register, four suspects were charged with trafficking cocaine out of the Spanish Fort area. Following an undercover investigation by the Baldwin County Drug Task Force, authorities arrested the four individuals and searched a home on U.S.31. During the search, the Task Force found cocaine, several thousand dollars in cash, and some stolen property.

Woman charged with murder for daughter's death 42 years ago

Being charged with a crime, such as murder, is quite serious. While media reports usually imply guilt, those in Alabama and elsewhere accused of a crime remain innocent until proven guilty. Even someone who faces murder charges has rights and those rights must be protected.

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