We often discuss jurisdiction, or hear it used on our favorite TV crime shows, but what does it really mean? When is something a federal, state or local matter and who can enforce which laws? How is it determined? The primary distinctions between areas of jurisdiction are codified at a national level as part of… Read More


If you haven’t come across a type of virus named “ransomware,” consider yourself lucky. Ransomware is a new type of malware that encrypts your files and takes them hostage for a fee. This fee isn’t insignificant for most people either. The fee ranges from $300 to $1000. US law officials recently arrested several people behind… Read More