Theft crimes involve the unlawful taking the property of others. The most common theft crimes in Ohio include the following:
– Burglary and Aggravated Burglary
– Breaking and Entering
– Receiving Stolen Property
These offenses range from misdemeanors of the first degree which carry up to 6 months in jail and a possible $1,000 fine, to felonies of the first degree which carry up to 11 years in prison and up to $20,000 in fines.
Attorney Walter J. Benson has handled thousands of theft related cases during almost three decades of practice. If you or a loved one has been accused of a theft crime, contact Attorney Benson and put his experience to work for you.