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THEFT

Denver Theft Crimes Attorney

Theft can be a serious charge, requiring the services of an esteemed Colorado criminal attorney.

Depending upon the circumstances of the case, a person can be charged with theft if the individual obtains or exercises control over anything of value of another without authorization, or by threat or deception, and:

  • Intends to permanently deprive the other person of the item; or,
  • Uses, conceals, or abandons the item so as to deprive the other person permanently of item; or,
  • Demands compensation for which he is not legally entitled as a condition of returning the item.

Depending upon the circumstances of the case, theft can be a class 3 felony, a class 4 felony, a class 1 misdemeanor, or a class 2 misdemeanor.

If you or someone you know is being charged with theft, it is important that you talk to a Colorado criminal lawyer immediately. Contact a trial tested, result oriented Denver criminal defense attorney at Newell & Decker today to discuss the case.