Dallas Shoplifting Defense Attorneys
Have You Been Accused of Shoplifting? We Serve Northern Texas & Collin County.
If you have been accused of or charged with shoplifting in or around Dallas, Fort Worth, McKinney, Denton, or Austin, seek legal assistance as soon as possible. Being convicted of this theft crime can have major impacts on your future in terms of employment, housing, obtaining educational financial aid, and other opportunities.
At Hamilton Grant NTX, our team of Dallas shoplifting defense lawyers is led by a 25-plus year veteran with a superb track record of legal wins in court. We can evaluate all of the factors and circumstances related to your case to determine the most effective strategy for your defense. Our goal is to thoroughly defend your rights while designing a tactic for pursuing the best possible outcome.
The Crime of Shoplifting in Texas
Shoplifting is a form of theft that falls under the broad category outlined in Texas Penal Code Section 31.03.
- Taking items from a retail store without payment
- Removing or swapping their tags so as to get them at a cheaper price
- Acting as a lookout or otherwise helping the shoplifter commit the crime
Shoplifting is punished according to the value of the goods stolen. Charges can range from the lowest misdemeanor punishable and a fine of $500, to the most serious felony charge carrying a prison term of 5 to 99 years and/or a fine of up to $10,000. You may also face civil charges from the property owner. Many large retail stores are known to prosecute shoplifters to the fullest extent of the law which is why it is imperative that you seek experienced and aggressive legal help from Hamilton Grant NTX.
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