Charges related to theft in Indiana can come with very serious consequences. In order to defend yourself from a theft conviction of any type, you need to hire an Indiana theft defense lawyer that understands the legal aspects and the personal impact these charges may have on your life. If you have been charged with a theft crime in Indiana, you need a theft defense attorney as soon as possible! Call our office at 317-500-4857 for help now.
As an Indiana theft attorney, we can provide the aggressive theft defense you need. At The Law Office of B.D. Williams, ESQ, we have experience in handling all types of theft and fraud cases in the state of Indiana.
In Indiana, theft is a Class A misdemeanor if the value of the property is less than $750. The penalty for Class A misdemeanor is up to 1 year in jail, probation, possible community service, it can include restitution and up to a $5,000 fine as well as court costs.
We often find that clients accused of committing acts of theft are people who have had just had temporary lapses in judgment. In our experience, we have been successful in using creative strategies to help our clients in resolving the criminal defense both quickly and efficiently. If you are a first-time theft offender, you may be eligible for a diversion or intervention program which can result in your charges getting dropped or dismissed.
When charged with a theft crime there are many different defense strategies that an attorney may use. For example, you may never have intended to steal the item in the first place and an experienced defense attorney will work to make sure the prosecutor cannot prove the offense was committed intentionally.
If you were accused of a criminal offense such as theft, you need to hire the best attorney available for a proper theft defense. Give our office a call as soon as possible to have an expert attorney give you a free consultation today at 317-500-4857.