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Theft | ARS §13-1802

TheftTheft occurs when someone, without lawful authority, controls the property of another with the intent to deprive the other person of such property. It can also occur when a person converts services without authorization.  Theft is also charged when a person knowingly takes control, title, use or management of an incapacitated or vulnerable adult’s assets or property through intimidation or deception.

Theft can either be classified as a simple misdemeanor or all the way up to a class two felony.

*If accused Theft in Arizona you need a Criminal Defense Team that is Beyond Aggressive in your defense. You need experts on your side fast.

The Law Offices of David M. Cantor is AV® rated and is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers®, Criminal Law Section. David M. Cantor is an Expert Criminal Defense Lawyer and has a proven track record in defense of Theft charges in Arizona.

Theft Sentences

If the value of the property or services exceeds $25,000 Theft is charged as a Class 2 Felony.

First Offense: Probation to 12.5 Years Prison
Second Offense: 4.5 to 23.25 Years Prison
Third Offense: 10.5 to 35 Years Prison

If the value of property or services exceeds $100,000 probation is not an option and you will be facing prison time.

If the value of the property or services ranges from $3,000 to $25,000 Theft is charged as a Class 3 Felony.

First Offense: Up to 8.75 Years Prison
Second Offense: 3.5 to 16.25 Years Prison
Third Offense: 7.5 to 25 Years Prison

A Class 4 Felony will be charged if the value of the property or services ranges from $2,000 to $3,000.

First Offense: Up to 3.7.5 Years Prison
Second Offense: 2.25 to 7.5 Years Prison
Third Offense: 6 to 15 Years Prison

If the value of the property or services ranges from $1,000 to $2,000 Theft is charged as a Class 5 Felony.

First Offense: Up to 2.5 Years Prison
Second Offense: 1 to 3.75 Years Prison
Third Offense: 3 to 7.5 Years Prison

If the value of the property or services ranges from $250 to $1,000 Theft is charged as a Class 1 Misdemeanor.

First Offense: Up to 2 Years Prison
Second Offense: 9 Months to 2.75 Years Prison
Third Offense: 2.25 to 5.75 Years Prison

The Law Offices of David M. Cantor take pride in knowing more about the defense of Theft than prosecutors and police officers. Some possible defenses for Theft are:

  • Exposing False Allegations
  • Exposing Forensic Flaws in the Investigation
  • Miranda Rights Violation
  • Denial of Right To Counsel

When facing allegations of Theft the rest of your life is at stake. You cannot afford to be represented by inadequate Criminal Defense Council. What’s Your Freedom Worth To You & Your Family?

Call The Law Offices of David M. Cantor at 602-536-5730 or Contact Us For a Free Case Consultation.

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