Carmel Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Celebrated Sculptor Sues Wife for $18 Million

    Thursday Feb 4 | via Courthouse News Service 

    Renowned bronze sculptor Richard MacDonald sued his wife and her family for $18 million, claiming they defrauded and abused him and stole his money and art. MacDonald, 70, who lives in Monterey County and has a studio in Carmel, is known for sculpting figures in motion, such as dancers or athletes.


    Related Topix: Monterey County, CA, Carmel, CA, Arts, Sculpting, Criminal Defense Law, Law

  • Holocaust remembered

    Wednesday Jan 27 | via Oak Bay News 

    Tonight a team of young Oak Bay High dramatists tackles an intimidating 500-plus page oratorio written 44 years ago by a Holocaust survivor. Peter Gary has a wife he loves along with two Labrador dogs and seven chickens on a quiet piece of the Saanich Peninsula.


    Related Topix: Carmel, CA

  • Crimes of the Art

    Tuesday Jan 26 | via Hyperallergic 

    King Tutankhamun's burial mask at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo after it was reinstalled late last year following the restoration of its beard Crimes of the Art is a weekly survey of artless criminals' cultural misdeeds. Crimes are rated on a highly subjective scale from one "Scream" emoji - the equivalent of a vandal tagging the exterior of a local history museum in a remote part of the US - to five "Scream" emojis - the equivalent of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum heist.


    Related Topix: Chicago, IL

  • Letters: Allan House at Point Lobos should be preserved

    Jan 5, 2016 | via Monterey County Herald 

    We would like to add our voices to support preservation of the Allan House . My wife and I are frequent visitors to Point Lobos State Reserve, which is just one of many great destinations enabled by our California State Parks pass.


    Related Topix: Carmel, CA, Opinion

Carmel Law

I received a DUI in Carmel California in December 2007 but did not appear. I have not heard from the Court...what do I do?
Original filing date in Monterey County Superior Court was January 29, 2008. Court date was January 31, 2008.
You should contact a local attorney and do not make contact with the court/district attorney until you've gotten...
How to handle three ongoing DUI related cases, one took place five years ago?
I have three ongoing DUI related cases; however, they are still ongoing. So there is no probation. One should be dismissed due to the technicality issues. It took place in two different states.
There is really no way to give you anything close to good advice with the sparse facts here, but typically, when I have...
Motion to suppress blood evidence due to technicality issues.
My spouse whose English proficiency was chased by a stranger who got pissed by being cut and prevented my husband from parking his car at the apartment's parking lot. He thought he would get shot. Another driver He was handcuffed first and no rights were read to him and lied about him failing the breathe test. He got arrested in the parking lot of the appartment. He was denied an interpreter or an attoney. One cop made threats against him one after another to say to throw him in jail if he asked an interpreter. He called me but they did not wait for me to show up. He has never agreed to blood test. He did no understand when he read his rights. Should he be entitled to an interpreter? Then, he told him it the blood sample was negative, the charge would be dropped. He lied on the rpt
THere are some very complicated issues here, you need to actually speak to a DUI lawyer. If you wish, you can contact...
My son who is almost 20 recently got a DUI can he still be a cop in California?
He has wanted to be a cop since he was 7- even spent time doing the "cadet progam" at a local dept. Stupid stupid stupid mistake. The lawyer and I told him that if he stays out of trouble, and gets his degree in 4 or 5 years he can still apply because they look at overall character and record. He is convinced that his dream has been dashed forever.
This question is very hard to answer and give you a definitive answer. I would say that a single DUI when he was 20...
Can the DMV order a 2 year IID requirement after my DL was reinstated?
I received 2 DUIs within 10 years and pled guilty to VC 14601.5 in 2010. I completed all requirements and DMV reinstated my DL. I have now received an order from the DMV to install an IID for 2 years - from 2016 to 2018.
Can they do it? It appears they HAVE, so you're going to have to do one of two things: 1) Put an IID on your car for...
My husband was just arrested at our home for dui crash. they have proof. he left a bar and hit a parked car what can we do?
my husband was just arrested at our home for dui crash. they have a cell phone pic of his liscence as he left a bar and hit a parked car. he was home for at least 45 minutes? he said he drank while home what can we do? Seaside, California.
Contact an experienced dui attorney in your area right away
Is it mandatory to blow into a home DUI monitor?
Concurrent 2 DUI convictions sentenced to 40 days jail, not on probation or court ordered I volunteer to be supervised home instead of work alternative.
Your question is very confusing. Have you discussed this with your lawyer?