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Theft Crimes

Phoenix Theft Attorney

Aggressive Defense Against Criminal Charges

In the State of Arizona, crimes of theft occur when, without legal authority, an individual attempts to control the property of another with the intent to deprive the person of it. Theft crimes vary widely, and can range from minor misdemeanors to major felonies. Penalties may include large fines and lengthy sentences in jail or prison. If you have been arrested for a theft charge, don't wait to call a Phoenix theft crime lawyer to learn what you can do to defend your charges.

Start your defense with a FREE case evaluation. Schedule yours today by calling (602) 223-1440.

Types of Theft Crimes & Penalties in Arizona

The lowest theft crime is a Class 1 misdemeanor (property less than $1,000) and can carry penalties of up to 6 months in jail while the highest crime is a Class 2 felony (property greater than $25,000) and can carry up to 12.5 years in prison. In addition to this, having a theft crime on your permanent record can damage your personal and professional reputation, and make the ability to keep your current job or obtain future employment noticeably more difficult.

Examples of theft crimes include:

  • Shoplifting
  • Misdemeanor theft
  • Felony theft
  • Burglary
  • Robbery
  • Vehicular theft
  • Fraud
  • Forgery
  • Larceny
  • Credit card fraud
  • Embezzlement
  • Identity theft

Personally Handling Your Case from Start to Finish

If you have been charged with a theft crime, it is absolutely essential to have a skilled and knowledgeable Phoenix criminal defense attorney on your side. We have extensive experience handling theft cases and have produced a long track record of proven results for our clients. We know our way around a courtroom and we know what it takes to push for the best possible results.

From your initial consultation and investigations to the preparation of your defense, we will personally handle your case from start to finish. You get to speak with your criminal attorney directly and we make ourselves available to answer any questions you have along the way. Whether working toward reduced or dropped charges through negotiations with the prosecution or fighting for a not guilty verdict in a court of law, count on us to be by your side from beginning to end.

To learn more your theft defense options, contact (602) 223-1440.

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