October 10, 2016

What To Say If An Officer Asks If You Know Why You Were Pulled Over

Just about every driver that has had their driver’s license for a significant amount of time has been pulled over by law enforcement at least once. It can be quite alarming and can make driver nervous and anxious even if they believe they have done nothing wrong. Other drivers may know that they are being […]

July 22, 2016

Domestic Violence Defense And The Subpoena Process

Often, in domestic violence defense matters, subpoena issues, service of subpoenas, and penalties regarding a witness not appearing after being served with a subpoena, play an important role in the defense strategy. Failure of witnesses to show up in court can mean that there is little or no evidence for the prosecution to present and […]

February 11, 2016

Attorney Jeff Hammerschmidt Comments on California’s Gun Confiscation Program

Attorney, Jeffery T. Hammerschmidt, comments on California’s gun confiscation program in the following article by Eyewitness News: “Eyewitness News Investigates a controversial state gun confiscation program that went online back in 2007.  It’s mission is to take guns away from criminals and those with severe mental illness.  Recently, the program launched a local man into […]

May 15, 2015

Excessive Force And Deceptive Report Writing By Clovis Police Unacceptable

“I think the Clovis Police Department in general is an excellent agency, however their conduct on this occasion is unacceptable,” Jeffrey T. Hammerschmidt – FRESNO, CA (May 15, 2015) – Fresno based criminal defense attorney Jeffrey T. Hammerschmidt is defending John and Travis Smith who stand accused of public intoxication and resisting arrest..  Both have […]