Colorado Springs Theft Crime Attorney

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Unfortunately, Colorado has very broad laws when it comes to theft. According to the state's criminal law statutes, theft is when someone "knowingly obtains or exercises control over anything of value" that belongs to another individual without obtaining permission.

Because of the intricacies of a theft charge, you need someone who understands how to successfully defend your case and fight for the best possible outcome. As a criminal defense lawyer in Colorado Springs, Attorney Berry forms trusted relationships with his clients and listens to their concerns every step of the way.


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How are theft crimes punished in Colorado?

Colorado classifies theft crimes based on the property stolen and whether you have any prior offenses on your record. Depending on the classification of your crime, you could be charged with either a misdemeanor or a felony.

The state includes the following categories for theft crimes:

  • Class 2 misdemeanor theft: Stolen property valued at less than $500; punishable by up to 12 months in jail and a $1,000 fine
  • Class 1 misdemeanor theft: Stolen property valued at more than $500 and less than $1,000; punishable by up to 18 months in jail and a $5,000 fine
  • Class 5 felony theft: Property stolen without force; punishable by up to 3 years in prison and at least 2 years of parole
  • Class 4 felony theft: Stolen property valued at more than $1,000 and less than $20,000; punishable by up to 6 years in prison and fines up to $500,000
  • Class 3 felony theft: Stolen property valued at $20,000 or more; punishable by up to 12 years in prison and fines up to $750,000

Even the smallest theft offense can alter the course of your future. If you fear that your record may be damaged with such a conviction, the Colorado Springs theft crime attorney from the firm is prepared to act swiftly in your best interest.


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