If you have been charged with a theft crime in Las Vegas or the surrounding area, you need to retain legal counsel immediately. There is no time to waste, especially if you are facing felony charges. Regardless of the exact crime for which you are in legal trouble, our team at Turco & Draskovich can offer you guidance and aggressive representation in court. Our Las Vegas criminal defense lawyers are here to ensure you understand the nature of the charges you are facing as well as the defense strategies which may be available to you.
Depending on the value of the money or item which was allegedly stolen, a theft crime can be charged as a felony or misdemeanor. Under Nevada law, anything with a value of more than $650 can be charged as a felony, while items or money under $650 can be charged as a misdemeanor.
The exact penalties involved in theft crime convictions depend on the circumstances of the alleged offense. If you are convicted, you could find yourself facing imprisonment or jail time, restitution, required probation and community service, and significant fines.
Our Las Vegas criminal attorneys have years of legal experience investigating and defending cases of all types, including theft offenses. We can assess the details of your case, using our proven team of investigators to determine the most effective strategy for your case.
We are prepared to answer your questions and address the concerns you may have about your case. For a free case consultation, please reach out to our legal team today at (702) 381-6590.