Paying In More Ways Than One
If you are found guilty of a criminal act, the courts will impose penalties as prescribed by law. You might be looking at having to pay fines or courts costs, go to jail, attend special classes, lose driving privileges and more. In some cases, you may also owe restitution. Read on to learn more about this method of providing crime victims with financial remuneration. When Restitution is Ordered This method of holding a perpetrator responsible is nothing new but the types of crimes for which it is ordered has broadened considerably.