Every case we handle is unique, so we will tailor a theft defense strategy that addresses the specific circumstances of your case. For example, you may have unknowingly taken an item, or you may have a rightful claim to the property.
If found guilty of Petit Larceny, you might face heavy fines, probation, or even up to one year in County Jail, in addition to other sentencing requirements. A Grand Larceny conviction carries a possible sentence of New York State Prison.
Schedule a free consultation with our loyal New York theft lawyer today so we can begin building the defense you deserve.
Credit Card Theft
Credit card theft in New York State is considered Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree – a class E felony. People who are convicted of credit card theft can face time in prison in addition to large fines.
Shoplifting can be charged as either Petit Larceny or Grand Larceny, depending on the value of the items stolen. Behaviors that may lead to a shoplifting charge include hiding a smaller object inside a larger object, direct theft, and changing price tags.
How Can a New York Theft Defense Lawyer Help You?
It is extremely important to speak with a seasoned New York theft attorney as soon as possible if you or a loved one is facing a theft charge. That’s because there are many opportunities for a dedicated criminal defense lawyer to fight for your rights and negotiate to get the charges reduced or dropped, if the lawyer is on your case from the start. Some of the ways our skilled legal team can be seen below.
If you or a loved one is facing criminal charges, you need to hire an experienced New York theft lawyer as soon as possible to get to work on your case. At McCabe Coleman Ventosa & Patterson PLLC, our dedicated legal team will seize every opportunity to fight for your rights both before and during trial. Schedule a free, no obligation consultation with our seasoned criminal defense team today by calling 845-379-2222.