Theft Crimes

Georgetown Theft Crime Attorneys

Aggressively Defending Your Rights & Freedom

Being charged with a theft crime can be a very stressful and overwhelming experience. You may be facing serious penalties, including jail time, fines, and a permanent criminal record. At Winters & Chidester, we understand the fear and anxiety you may be feeling, and we are here to help. Our theft crime lawyers in Georgetown have extensive experience successfully representing clients in a wide range of theft crime cases. We can provide the strong legal guidance you need to make well-informed decisions every step of the way.

If you have been charged with a theft crime, call (512) 961-4555 or contact us online to schedule a consultation with one of our attorneys.

Types of Theft Crimes in Texas

There are many different types of theft crimes, and the penalties you may face will depend on the specific charges against you. Our attorneys have a comprehensive understanding of Texas theft crime laws, and we can help you navigate the legal process. We will work tirelessly to build a strong defense strategy for you.

We can represent you in all types of theft crime cases, including:

  • Employee theft
  • Embezzlement
  • Fraud
  • Identity theft
  • Insurance fraud
  • Robbery
  • Shoplifting
  • Theft of services
  • Theft of trade secrets
  • Welfare fraud

What Are the Penalties for Theft Crimes in Texas?

The penalties for theft crimes in Texas vary depending on the value of the stolen property and the specific charges against you. In general, the more valuable the stolen property, the more severe the penalties. Additionally, if you have prior theft crime convictions on your record, you may face enhanced penalties.

In Texas, theft crimes are generally classified as follows:

  • Class C misdemeanor: Stolen property is valued at less than $100. Penalties include up to 30 days in jail and a fine of up to $500.
  • Class B misdemeanor: Stolen property is valued at $100 to $500. Penalties include up to 90 days in jail and a fine of up to $1,000.
  • Class A misdemeanor: Stolen property is valued at $500 to $2,500. Penalties include up to 1 year in jail and a fine of up to $2,500.
  • Class D felony: Stolen property is valued at $2,500 to $5,000. Penalties include up to 6 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000.
  • Class C felony: Stolen property is valued at $5,000 to $25,000. Penalties include up to 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000.
  • Class B felony: Stolen property is valued at $25,000 to $100,000. Penalties include up to 20 years in prison and a fine of up to $15,000.
  • Class A felony: Stolen property is valued at more than $100,000. Penalties include up to 30 years in prison and a fine of up to $15,000.

In addition to these penalties, you may also be required to pay restitution to the victim and complete community service. A theft crime conviction will also result in a permanent criminal record, which can make it difficult to find employment, housing, and educational opportunities in the future.

How Can a Theft Crime Lawyer Help?

If you have been charged with a theft crime, it is important to seek legal representation as soon as possible. Our attorneys can review the details of your case and help you understand your legal options. We will conduct a thorough investigation and gather all available evidence to build a strong defense strategy for you. We will also represent you in all court hearings and aggressively fight for your rights and freedom.

Our Georgetown theft crimes attorneys can help you by:

  • Conducting a thorough investigation
  • Gathering all available evidence
  • Building a strong defense strategy
  • Representing you in all court hearings
  • Fighting for your rights and freedom

Get the Legal Guidance You Need

If you have been charged with a theft crime, you need an experienced attorney on your side. At Winters & Chidester, we are committed to providing each and every client with the personalized legal solutions they deserve. We will work tirelessly to protect your rights and fight for your best interests.

If you have been charged with a theft crime, call (512) 961-4555 or contact us online to schedule a consultation with one of our attorneys.

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