Law Office of David P. Shapiro, San Diego Criminal Defense Attorneys

CALL

619-295-3555

VISIT

3500 5th Avenue #304 San Diego, CA 92103

News, Thoughts, & Tips

Legal News & Editorial Articles

Assault with a Deadly Weapon in California

You probably don’t need a lawyer to tell you that it’s illegal to assault someone with a deadly weapon. You will want a lawyer, though, if you are charged committing that offense. To prove assault with a deadly weapon, the prosecution must show you committed an act...

read more

Local Jails to Resume Visitation

Much of the world came to a screeching halt at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the criminal justice system was no exception.  Criminal courts shut down almost entirely for several weeks before slowly beginning to open back up. Among the vulnerable...

read more

What Classifies as Stalking in California?

We have all seen or heard of situations where relationships turn sour, and one person may have a hard time letting go.  However, there is a fine line between normal breakup behavior and criminal stalking, and that line may not always be all that clear.  Sometimes, you...

read more