Theft and stolen property crimes can range from simple shoplifting to armed robbery. Depending upon the amount of money or property taken and whether a weapon was used, the theft charge you face may carry with it the possibility of severe penalties. At the law office of James Lee Bright, we defend people charged with all manner of theft crimes throughout north Texas. If you have been arrested and charged with a theft crime, contact our Dallas, Texas, law firm for a free initial consultation.
Theft convictions can have long-lasting repercussions to your life. Besides carrying with them the possibility of jail time and a huge fine, theft convictions are also considered a crime of moral turpitude. This label will greatly affect your ability to get a job in the future. Many employers are hesitant to hire an employee who was convicted of theft crime such as:
- Employee Theft
- White Collar Crimes