About Theft

If you have been charged with a theft crime you should contact our office immediately. There are a variety of theft crimes that you may be charged with. Sometimes, you may even be facing multiple charges. Generally speaking, when the total value is below $950, it is considered petty theft, which is a misdemeanor. Above that amount is considered grand theft, which is a felony. Theft crimes include:

  • Shoplifting
  • Pickpocketing
  • Auto Theft
  • Embezzlement
  • Identity Theft

Theft crimes should not be taken lightly as they can have a significant effect on employment and also have immigration consequences.