Theft Crimes Attorney Phoenix, AZ
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Phoenix Theft Crimes Lawyer
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Theft crimes are aggressively prosecuted in Phoenix. The consequences for these convictions are drastic and all accusations must be taken seriously. To be arrested for a theft crime, in the state of Arizona, you are accused of taking someone else’s property with no intention of returning it. Additionally, if you have received services and refuse to pay, this can also be classified as theft. As a criminal defense lawyer, Belén understands the specialized circumstances surrounding the preparation and defense of a theft charge and has the courtroom experience and skill required to stand up against the state. If you’ve been accused of a theft crime, you shouldn’t take the situation lightly.
Belén Olmedo Guerra is known for providing aggressive defense representation for her clients throughout Phoenix. She has successfully handled a number of high-profile cases.
Penalties for Shoplifting, Burglary, and Theft Crimes in Phoenix
Depending on the value of the stolen property, theft crimes will lead to varying degrees of punishment, if convicted. If you have a criminal history, especially if you have any prior theft convictions, the penalties will be escalated.
Furthermore, any theft crime may also carry civil penalties in the form of punitive damages. It’s important to note that the value of the stolen item(s) will more than likely be rewarded to the victim, if it’s not returned in original condition, plus another fine.
Belén Olmedo Guerra Fights for Your Rights
With every case she takes, she closely scrutinizes every piece of evidence the prosecution intends to use against her clients. Armed with a thorough understanding of each case, she drives the case towards the best possible outcome, whether that is convincing the state of Arizona to dismiss or reduce the charges against her clients or crafting a successful defense at trial.