Criminal Legal Services Offers Aggressive Criminal Defense

Criminal Legal Services Offers Aggressive Criminal Defense

Don't Give Up Hope, Let Our Experienced Attorney Help You

Don't Give Up Hope, Let Our Experienced Attorney Help You

Having The Right Attorney Can Make All The Difference

Having The Right Attorney Can Make All The Difference

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Premier Legal Experts Fighting To Protect Your Rights

Premier Legal Experts Fighting To Protect Your Rights

Retail Fraud – Shoplifting

Retail Fraud, also known as “shoplifting”  can be a misdemeanor or felony, depending on the value of the stolen property; and involve serious penalties. At Criminal Legal Services, our attorneys specialize in defending retail fraud cases and will be happy to discuss this with you free of charge. If you have been charged with retail fraud offense, don’t just plead guilty or give up hope. Just because you have been charged; does not mean you have been convicted. Contact us today for a free consultation with an experienced attorney.

Retail Fraud occurs when a person does any of the following from a store:

Alters, transfers, removes and replaces, conceals, or misrepresents the price of the item offered for sale with the intent of not paying for the item or to pay less than the price offered.

Third Degree – Resulting difference in price is less than $200.00
Second Degree – Resulting difference in price is more than $200.00 and less than $1,000.00
First Degree – Resulting difference in price is more than $1,000.00

Steals property from the store that is offered for sale.

Third Degree – At a price of less than $200.00
Second Degree – At a price of more than $200 and less than $1,000.00
First Degree – At a price of more than $1,000.00

Obtains or attempts to obtain money or property as a refund/exchange that was not paid for, with intent to defraud.

Third Degree – Value is less than $200.00
Second Degree – Value is more than $200.00 and less than $1,000.00
First Degree – Value is more than $1,000.00

Penalties

Third Degree (misdemeanor)
Up to 93 days in jail
A fine of not more than $500 or 3 times the property value

Second Degree (misdemeanor)
Up to 1 year in jail
A fine of not more than $2,000 or 3 times the property value

First Degree (felony)
Up to 5 years imprisonment
A fine of not more than $10,000 or 3 times the property value

Our attorneys have had enormous success in handling retail fraud cases; some of those results can be reviewed in the “results” section of our website.

For more information or for answers to any questions you have, contact us today for a free consultation.

 

Experienced Defense Attorneys

Our attorneys specialize in defending criminal cases throughout Southeast Michigan; and have obtained outstanding results for our clients. If you or someone you know have been charged with a disturbing the peace offense, call us today for a free consultation.

Costs

At Criminal Legal Services, we are committed to the belief that every individual is entitled to a top-rate defense attorney; and feel that cost should never prevent that. Accordingly, we offer affordable flat rates and payment plans to accommodate most any budget.

 

Additional Information

– Retail Fraud MCL Section 750.356
– Criminal Procedure
– Things to Know About Your Lawyer
– Results
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Criminal Legal Services – Experienced Defense Attorneys

Criminal Legal Services, office located in Southfield, handle criminal cases in virtually every court throughout Oakland, Wayne, Macomb, Livingston and Washtinaw County. Every case is different; however, our attorneys have obtained outstanding results for their clients. The results speak for themselves and although we cannot promise the same outcome for every case, we can promise that a top criminal attorney who specializes in the crimes alleged will do everything they can to obtain the same quality of results. Any misdemeanor or felony carries the possibility of jail time; therefore, you must have the best attorney in the business handle your case. Having the right attorney can make all the difference.

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