Man Shot Outside Chula Vista Bar – Officer also Wounded in Chase of Suspects

One person was critically wounded in a shooting that occurred outside of a bar in Chula Vista early Saturday.  The shooting happened around 1:00 a.m. at Wild Wooly’s Saloon.  A police officer chased after the shooting suspect and was also injured when his car was rammed by the suspects.  A story about the incident is here.

San Diego Nightclub Shooting Victim Lawyer

Many victims of violent crimes that occur at nightclubs or bars do not know that the bar owners have a duty to maintain a safe premises, especially if prior crimes or shootings have occurred at that bar.  If you or a loved one have been injured in a nightclub or bar shooting in San Diego, contact a San Diego California Bar Shooting Victim Lawyer from Rist Law Offices.

Our office focuses on the civil side of criminal cases.  We have helped rape victims, shooting victims, sexual assault victims, and the families of these crime victims to recover compensation to assist with medical bills, treatment, and living expenses after a serious crime occurs.  We hold property owners, security companies, and property management companies who should have done more to make their properties safe accountable in civil court.

For more information about our work, or to speak to a lawyer directly about a potential case, contact Rist Law Offices at 866-982-5299.


Man Shot Inside Jordan Downs Housing Development in LA County

A man was shot inside of the Jordan Downs Housing Development in Watts, a Los Angeles County community.  According to a news report in the LA Times found here, the shooting occurred around 4:20 in the morning when he was met by an unknown black male and was shot several times.    Two people have previously been killed on the same block since 2007.  The City of Watts has had fifty homicides since 2007 according to another story found here.

Watts, California Shooting Victim Lawyer

When multiple crimes have occurred at a Los Angeles California housing development, a property owner has a duty to work to make the property safer.  Increased security, fencing, patrols, lighting, and other security measures can be used by to make an area safer.  However, many Los Angeles housing developments have poor security or simply ignore the immense problems inside of their properties.  Gang members are allowed to roam freely and take the lives of innocent victims.

If you or a loved one have been injured or you have lost a loved one in a Los Angeles County apartment complex shooting, contact a California Crime Victim Lawyer from Forman & Rist to discuss your case.  Forman & Rist handle apartment shooting cases throughout Los Angeles, including the community of Watts.  We work with crime victims and their families to hold a property owner accountable in a civil case.

For more information or to speak to a lawyer about your case, call us toll free at 866-982-5299.

Shooting at San Francisco High School Injures Three

Three people were injured on Monday in a shooting outside of International Studies Academy High School in the San Francisco neighborhood of Potrero Hill.  The San Francisco Chronicle carried a story here.  According to the story, a shooter or possibly shooters got out of a car down the block from the front entrance and opened fire just as the school was letting out for the day.  Students ran back inside the school and the school was put on lockdown.

California Shooting Victim Help

Many victims of violent crimes do not know that they could file a civil lawsuit as the result of a crime.  Victims and their families could make a claim for damages against the criminal and any party who failed to make a property where a crime happened safe.  Apartments, schools, hotels, motels, malls, and other public areas should be protected from anyforeseeable crimes by adequate security.

If you or a loved one have been involved in a shooting accident, contact a lawyer from Rist Law Offices to discuss your case.  We handle the civil side of criminal cases throughout California, including San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento, Fresno, and other cities in California.  There is never a charge to discuss a case with a crime victim or their family and all information is kept strictly confidential.

For more information or to speak to a lawyer about your case, call us toll free at 866-982-5299.