Getting charged with a theft crime may seem like a minor offense, but in the eyes of the law, serious charges and penalties can be enforced. A theft crime is defined as depriving someone of their property with the intention of not returning it. Penalties for theft crimes increase depending on the stolen property’s worth and other contributing factors.
If you have been accused or charged with a theft crime, it is critical that you act quickly and obtain counsel from an experienced criminal defense attorney. At the Robinson Law Firm, P.A. in Greenville, NC, our theft crime team brings nearly 40 years of experience and knowledge in handling theft crime cases. We know how to create effective defense strategies for clients.
Theft crimes can be considered either a felony or misdemeanor, varying in the severity of penalties and consequences.