Pompano Beach FL police car parked next to a crime scene

Top Crimes in Pompano Beach

Unfortunately, Pompano Beach, Florida is a city with high crime rates. Learn about the top crimes in Pompano Beach. If you find yourself the victim of a crime, contact us for a free case evaluation.

Great Seal of Florida protecting against notorious crimes in Florida

Notorious South Florida Crimes

From the 1920s to the late 2000s, famous crimes in South Florida have caused controversy, fear, and outrage within the community. Let’s explore South Florida’s most notorious crimes throughout the decades.

Parked school buses respecting back to school rules of the road

Back to School Rules of the Road

With school back in session, the roads are busier and delays and distractions are more common. When driving during peak school hours, it's important to keep in mind the many elements that could affect your driving. Remember these key tips to keep yourself and others safe.

Law firm of attorneys in Florida that handles civil and criminal cases

Why You Should Find a Law Firm That Does Criminal and Civil Cases

No matter your situation, when searching for a lawyer it’s important that you find a firm with both civil attorneys and criminal attorneys at the practice. Long & Jean Law Group in Pompano Beach, Florida is exactly this type of firm, which is part of what enables us to provide exceptional service and the best … Continue reading "Why You Should Find a Law Firm That Does Criminal and Civil Cases"
Person signing a Petition to file for bankruptcy document

How to File for Bankruptcy?

Filing for bankruptcy is more common than most people think. In the first three months of 2019, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida received 6,406 cases, making it the third busiest bankruptcy court of the 90 federal districts in the nation. What is Bankruptcy? Bankruptcy is essentially a court proceeding. … Continue reading "How to File for Bankruptcy?"
An individual incarcerated in a jail cell in Pompano Beach

Incarceration Statistics in South Florida

Year after year, the United States surpasses much larger countries for having the highest incarceration rate in the world. Over the last forty years, the U.S. has seen a 500% increase in incarceration rates. The U.S. prison population has grown to such an extent, that it could be the equivalent of the population in one … Continue reading "Incarceration Statistics in South Florida"
A boat sinking into the ocean following a boating accident in Pompano Beach

Boating Accident Statistics in Florida

Florida is home to beautiful crisp blue waters and endless sunny days, making the state one of the most sought-after destinations for recreational boating. While the number of registered vessels has decreased in the past decade, Florida is still home to over 900,000 recreational boats and over 30,000 commercial vessels. However, the vast number of … Continue reading "Boating Accident Statistics in Florida"
A restraining order document being signed and filed by an attorney

How to Get a Restraining Order

If you are in an abusive relationship, or if at any point you feel your life or the life of a family member is in danger, you need to know you can take steps to protect yourself by filing a restraining order. A restraining order makes it a crime for the restrained person to come … Continue reading "How to Get a Restraining Order"