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Phoenix Theft Criminal Defense Lawyers

In Arizona, pursuant to A.R.S. § 13-1801 et seq., the crime of Theft can occur a number of different ways:

A person commits theft if they:

  • Control the property of another with the intent to deprive the other person of such property
  • Convert property entrusted to the defendant
  • Obtain services or property by material misrepresentation
  • Come into control of lost, mislaid or misdelivered property without reasonable efforts of notify the true owner
  • Control property they know to be stolen

Theft Charges Are Serious Charges – They Should Not Be Taken Lightly

The State of Arizona, including the cities of Phoenix, Chandler and Scottsdale, all prosecute Theft and there are significant penalties for each – ranging from a class 6 felony to a class 2 felony.

The Theft Crimes Defense Attorneys at Gallagher & Kennedy understand the seriousness of theft crimes, and the nature of them, which can potentially impact your freedom and livelihood. We dedicate ourselves to finding clear-cut answers to your situation, and identifying possible avenues to take that will yield the best outcome in your case. If you would like to discuss the charges brought against you, contact our criminal law defense firm today by submitting the form on this page or call us at (602) 510-9999 to setup a FREE INITIAL CONSULTATION. Gallagher & Kennedy will provide an aggressive defense strategy tailored to your individual needs.  We understand that every case is unique.

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