Theft and property crime have increased drastically in the past few years. These crimes are becoming a major problem for law enforcement officials throughout Pennsylvania, including in Schuylkill County. Many types of theft crimes can be charged as misdemeanors or felonies, based upon the value of the item or property stolen. Any theft or property charge can result in jail or prison. Depending on the nature and severity of the offense, charges can be addressed by the local magistrate, state, or federal court.
If you or someone you love is under suspicion of committing a theft or property crime or is being pursued by law enforcement officials, you should contact a Schuylkill County theft or property crimes lawyer immediately. At Williamson, Friedberg & Jones, LLC we understand the difficulties faced when accused of a criminal offense.
You may be facing harsh penalties, which may include: jail or prison sentence, fines, victim restitution, driver’s license suspension, community service, probation, parole, and a lifetime mark on your criminal record. In addition, if convicted of a felony theft crime, it can affect any future opportunities for loans, employment and even hinder obtaining a professional license. By hiring a criminal defense attorney from Williamson, Friedberg & Jones, LLC attorneys we can help you understand your rights, and negotiating on your behalf to have charges lowered, or in some cases even dismissed.
Our Schuylkill County criminal defense attorneys can work to protect your legal rights and protect you against the charges that you may face of all types of theft charges including:
- Burglary attorneys
- Auto theft
- Credit card fraud
- Criminal mischief
- Receiving stolen property
- Computer crimes
- Theft of services
- Theft by deception
- Identity theft
- Criminal possession of an instrument of a crime
- Giving a false name to law enforcement officer
The criminal defense attorneys at Williamson, Friedberg & Jones, LLC, travel to all areas of Schuylkill County to address client matters, including, Pottsville, Orwigsburg, Tamaqua, Shenandoah and Pine Grove. To learn more about our services, please contact us online, or call us at 1-888-4-WFJ-LAW.