DiCindio Law LLC | April 15, 2023 | Criminal Defense
Is It Legal to Live in a Camper in Your Backyard?
If you’re thinking of living in an RV on your property, you may be wondering whether this is legal. Campers are typically classified as travel or recreational vehicles, making them unsuitable for permanent residence. Since they are not considered permanent dwellings, they do not meet… read more
DiCindio Law LLC | February 7, 2023 | Criminal Defense
5 Tips to Choose the Best West Chester Criminal Defense Lawyer
When you need a legal representative for defense against a criminal allegation, the choice can be intimidating. How should you choose the best West Chester criminal defense lawyer? There are many important issues to consider when selecting the right attorney. You should only hire a… read more
DiCindio Law LLC | January 19, 2023 | Criminal Defense
What Rights Do Prisoners Have in Pennsylvania?
Every day, prisoners across the United States are subjected to mistreatment and abuse. Unfortunately, many prisoners do not realize that they have rights that must be protected. Even if you or a loved one is currently incarcerated, it is important to remember that you have… read more
DiCindio Law LLC | October 28, 2022 | Criminal Defense
What Is a Criminal Defense Attorney and When Do You Need One?
Criminal defense attorneys help their clients navigate the judicial process when they are facing criminal charges. Criminal defendants can face fines and jail time and need attorneys to help them reduce their penalties or have the charges against them dropped entirely. Criminal defense attorneys take… read more
DiCindio Law LLC | September 14, 2022 | Criminal Defense
10 Examples of Police Misconduct To Refer to for Your Case
Police officers are not perfect. The vast majority of police officers perform their jobs with diligence and in compliance with the law. Unfortunately, some law enforcement officers are guilty of law enforcement misconduct or police misconduct. Examples of police misconduct include, but are not limited… read more
DiCindio Law LLC | August 22, 2022 | Criminal Defense
What Are the Safest and Most Dangerous Neighborhoods in West Chester?
With its population of fewer than 20,000 individuals, West Chester, Pennsylvania, was named by Livability last year as one of the nation’s top 100 communities in which to live. But like all communities, some parts of West Chester are not as safe as others. Knowing… read more
DiCindio Law LLC | August 16, 2022 | Criminal Defense
Three of the Most Frequently Violated Rights of the Accused in Pennsylvania
Being accused of a crime can make you panic. The emotions you experience can overwhelm your judgment. Law enforcement officers often rely on your fear preventing you from focusing on your legal rights. Fortunately, the accused in Pennsylvania have specific legal rights. Many of the… read more
DiCindio Law LLC | April 22, 2022 | Criminal Defense
Your Rights When You are Detained in Pennsylvania: Do You Really Get a Phone Call?
Unfortunately, not right away. Upon arrest, there is no immediate right to a phone call in Pennsylvania. Within a reasonable time of being arrested, the officer must either release the person or bring them before a Magisterial District Judge to be preliminarily arraigned on charges…. read more
DiCindio Law LLC | April 6, 2022 | Criminal Defense
Things Cops Do That Are Illegal: What a Police Officer Can and Cannot Do in Pennsylvania
There are many times we wonder if police can legally do what they are doing. Can they lie to you? Do they need a warrant to search your house? What about your car? The law as it relates to what police can and can’t do… read more
DiCindio Law LLC | January 20, 2022 | Criminal Defense
Am I Being Detained? 6 Questions You Should Ask During Interactions With the Police in West Chester
If you are stopped by police, asking certain questions can help you get on your way without being wrongfully accused of a crime. They can also help tee up a defense if you are ultimately charged with a crime. For instance, if the police give… read more