False Statements to the DMV or CHiPs in California

Sec 20 of the California Vehicle Code specifically states that “it is unlawful to use a false or fictitious name or to knowingly make any false statement or knowingly conceal any material fact in any document filed with the Department of Motor Vehicles or the...

Hostage Taking in California

False imprisonment is the unlawful violation of the personal liberty of another person through restraint, confinement or detention without their consent. This provision though is much more specific in nature with greater penalties. Sec 210.5 of the California Penal...