Types of Theft Crimes in Plano, TX

Defense Against Collin County Theft Charges

The consequences involved with any theft crime conviction are quite serious. If you have been accused of or arrested for a theft crime of any type, you should not waste any time before hiring an experienced Plano theft crime defense lawyer to fight your charges. At the Law Offices of Scott Edgett, Attorney Scott Edgett understands exactly what an offense of this nature can do to your future. Even if you are simply accused of a theft offense, being involved with a serious accusation can affect your reputation negatively.

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Types of Theft Crimes & Penalties

In the Plano area, there are a wide range of different theft crimes which can be committed. As such, there are different penalties involved which relate the severity of each offense. From minor theft crimes such as shoplifting to armed robbery or grand theft auto, theft crimes can be punishable by jail or prison time, large fines, restitution, and more. If you are convicted, you could be facing many years in jail or prison. A conviction of a crime will be on your permanent criminal record, which can affect your ability to uphold a job or be trusted in the future even after you are out of jail.

Examples of theft crimes include the following:

Importance of Hiring a Theft Crime Lawyer

Scott Edgett understands that being arrested can be very stressful for you and worrisome for your family. Your future is on the line right now and every moment you wait before hiring a lawyer puts you further at stake. Even a minor criminal offense can cause serious damage to your reputation and your family's financial health. That is why it is so important to have a knowledgeable Plano theft crime defense attorney on your side!

If you would like an opportunity to consult with an experienced Plano theft crimes lawyer who has your best interest in mind, contact his office at (972) 635-4224!

Contact The Offices of Scott Edgett Today