Theft Crime Attorney
CRIMINAL DEFENSE FOR HUDSON AND BERGEN COUNTY, NJ THEFT CHARGES
In New Jersey, theft crimes encompass a range of indictable and disorderly persons offenses all involving unlawfully taking another’s property. Theft may be accomplished by deception, force, or without the victim’s knowledge. If you have been accused of theft, you need to protect your interests. This is done by involving a NJ criminal defense attorney. Listen to your Miranda rights and remain silent. Call an attorney and make sure your constitutional rights are well-protected through any questioning, investigation, booking, and criminal proceedings.
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The Law Office of Jae Y. Lee, LLC handles theft crime cases across Hudson and Bergen County and throughout New Jersey.
- Grand theft
- Theft by deception (fraud)
The severity of charges and penalties for a theft crime will vary depending on the amount of property involved and whether force was used. Violent theft crimes like robbery, mugging, and carjacking, are indictable offenses punishable by at least one year of imprisonment. Theft crimes involving property valued at $200 or more are indictable offenses as well. Non-violent theft involving property valued at less than $200 is a disorderly persons offense punishable by up to 6 months in jail.
With these serious penalties in mind, act quickly and involve a New Jersey theft crime lawyer who will protect your interests. With over 15 years in practice and extensive litigation experience, Attorney Jae Y. Lee is here to help. When you work with our firm, you will work directly with Attorney Lee. He will make himself available to you at all times to keep you informed during every step of your case. He and our team will work tirelessly to secure the best possible case result.