The Law Office of S.K. Johnson

The Law Office of S.K. Johnson offers criminal defense services in the Fairfax and Manassas, VA area.

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What You Need to Know About Becoming a Criminal Justice and Corrections Major

Interested in pursuing a degree in criminal justice? Here's what you need to know. A criminal justice major learns research methods for criminology, criminological theory and the psychology behind criminal behavior.


How to Get Your Driver’s License Back After a DUI

If you've had your license revoked due to a DUI, there may eventually be options for reinstatement. Once a person works to overcome their risky drinking, they will wish to get their driver’s license back. Learn what it might take to get it back. 08/21/2019

Council on Criminal Justice Aims to Provide 'Center of Gravity' for Reform | The Crime Report

The Council on Criminal Justice hopes to fix a system that “is not producing enough safety or justice". A new research and advocacy organization is making its public debut Tuesday with a blue-ribbon cast of prominent officials and advocates on a mission to study and propose politically feasible, bipartisan reforms.


Don’t let one crime turn into another. 08/12/2019

We Could Reduce Incarceration And Crime While Saving Money And Lives But We Don't

Numbers are critical to overseeing any type of operation. But the choice of which numbers to use shapes the potential outcomes. The country could likely reduce the number of prisoners without increasing crime rates. But powerful political and economic interests say otherwise.


We’re here when you need us. Contact our office to get started. 08/06/2019

In an Apparent First, Genetic Genealogy Aids a Wrongful Conviction Case

For the first time ever, a genealogy database is expected to lead to charges being dropped against an Idaho man convicted in a decades-old r**e and murder case. An Idaho man falsely confessed to a 1996 r**e and murder. 07/31/2019

The integrity of the markets is at stake.

Some investors' desire to make money is so strong, it causes them to ignore the rules and regulations designed to protect them and keep the market fair. Insider trading is a punishable crime resulting from an attempt to profit, or avoid losses, using financial information that is not available to the public. 07/29/2019

How a Podcast and its Army of Amateur Sleuths Helped Free a Man From Prison

A long read, but a good story. How does a man wrongly convicted of murder get released twenty years later? It helps to have a wife who loves you, a podcaster who believes in you, and an army of amateur sleuths who won’t stop digging for the truth. 07/25/2019

The Real Bonnie and Clyde: 9 Facts on the Outlawed Duo

Bonnie and Clyde are probably the most well-known criminals in American history, but not everything about their crime spree is true. Separate myth from reality by looking at nine facts about the famous criminals.


Our sixth amendment guarantees a citizen a speedy trial, a fair jury, an attorney if the accused person wants one, and the chance to confront the witness who is accusing the defendant of a crime. 07/18/2019

What Do Abolitionists Really Want?

Like other radical ideas—Medicare for All, the Green New Deal—abolition means different things to different people. For years they’ve pushed a radical vision of a world without prisons. Now, the mainstream is taking note.


That’s about 2.7% of the adult population. 07/10/2019

Stopped by Police

What are your basic rights when pulled over by the police? Being stopped by police is a stressful experience that can go bad quickly. Here we describe what the law requires and also offer strategies for handling police encounters. We want to be clear: The burden of de-escalation does not fall on private citizens — it falls on police officers. However, you...


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Flip-flops, fireworks, and freedom - Happy 4th! 07/02/2019

White House Pushing to Help Prisoners Before Their Release

The prisoners scheduled to be let out this month are the largest group to be freed under the new First Step Act. Officials are trying to line up jobs and housing for 2,200 inmates who are scheduled to be freed in July under the First Step Act. 06/27/2019

Study suggests imprisonment does not deter future crime

Being locked up is supposed to make criminals think twice about committing future crimes, but it rarely achieves that goal. A team of researchers from the University of California, the University of Michigan, Kaiser Permanente Colorado Institute for Health Research, the State University of New York and the University of Colorado School of Medicine has found evidence that incarcerating people who commit serious crimes doe... 06/24/2019

Types of Prisons - Crime Museum

How well do you understand the differences between prison types? Prisons are designed to house people who have broken the law and to remove them from free society. Inmates are locked away for a set period of time and have very limited freedoms during their incarceration. While every prison serves… 06/18/2019

Home DNA-Testing Kits Can Help Catch Killers, But Who Decides Where We Draw the Line?

Where is the line between respecting user's privacy and solving a crime? In recent years, police have increasingly used data from ancestry-testing companies to identify major crime suspects through the DNA of their family members. A new case, however, is reigniting the debate about when and where it’s appropriate to use this powerful crime-fighting tool.


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We would love to assist you in any way we can. Check out our website for more information and to get in touch. 06/11/2019

Ted Bundy Volkswagen - Alcatraz East Pigeon Forge

Ted Bundy's famous VW Beetle is on display at the Alcatraz East Crime Museum. Ted Bundy’s 1968 Volkswagen Beetle There are two Volkswagen Beetles associated with the Ted Bundy murders; the one he owned in Utah and the one he stole in Florida. The car on display at the Museum is the car that… 06/06/2019

Is There a Connection Between Undocumented Immigrants and Crime?

An analysis derived from new data is now able to help address this question. It’s a widely held perception, but a new analysis finds no evidence to support it.


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No one really knows who the first lawyer in history was, but we do know that there were ancient lawyers who paved the way for today’s modern practice.


Let us celebrate, honor, and remember the brave men and women who serve in our nation’s armed forces. 05/23/2019

Deep Science AI joins Defendry to automatically detect crimes on camera – TechCrunch

Artificial intelligence companies are creating cameras that can detect crime automatically. Deep Science AI made its debut on stage at Disrupt NY 2017, showing in a live demo how its computer vision system could spot a gun or mask in CCTV footage, potentially alerting a store or security provider to an imminent crime. The company has now been acquired in a friendly merger with Defendry, w....


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Top 10 Pro & Con Arguments - Felon Voting -

What do you think? Should felons who have completed their sentence be allowed to vote? Pro and con quotes related to the core question: Should felons be allowed to vote? Read sourced pros and cons from top experts, government officials, scholars, pundits, and more.


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Could there be a link between the weather and crime? 05/08/2019

The death-row inmates forced to play baseball for their lives

#DidYouKnow: In the early 1900s there was a U.S. baseball team made up of death-row prisoners? On a hot summer day in baseball-mad Rawlins, Wyoming in 1911, a tightly-packed crowd watched pitcher Thomas Cameron rear back and hurl a fastball toward home plate. The ball went wild, clipping the…


Don't face the courtroom alone. Get in touch to see how we can help. 04/30/2019

Fewer Americans Are in Prison, Newest Data Shows

The overall prison population is shrinking, which is good news for everyone. State and Federal Incarceration Continues to Edge Down

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If you've been charged with a crime, injured in a hit-and-run accident or denied disability benefits under Title II and Title XVI, contact The Law Office of S.K. Johnson. We have years of experience working within the criminal law and disability system. We'll handle your legal issues. From Possession of Ma*****na, Probation Violations, DUI/DWI or other criminal cases, the Law Office of S.K. Johnson can help.

Call now to learn more about our criminal law services in Fairfax, VA and the entire Northern Virginia Area. We'll fight aggressively on your behalf.




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