ATTORNEYS FOR LARCENY IN UPSTATE NEW YORK

 

CATEGORIES OF LARCENIES

Petit Larceny: An A misdemeanor, petit larceny is the unlawful taking of property or services valued at no more than $1,000. These cases are typically shoplifting or stealing someone else's property. This is punishable by a fine, one year in jail, or up to three years probation.

Grand Larceny: Grand larcenies have the same elements as petit larceny, except the potential punishment increases as the value of the property increases.

 

LARCENIES DEFINED

 OFFENSE  AMOUNT IN CONTROVERSY  LEVEL OF CHARGE  POTENTIAL PUNISHMENT
 Petit Larceny  Less than $1,000  A Misdemeanor  Fine, 2-3 years probation or 1 year in jail
 Grand Larceny 4th Degree  $1,001 to $3,000  E Felony  Fine, 5 years probation or up to 4 years in prison
 Grand Larceny 3rd Degree  $3,001 to $50,000   D Felony  Fine, 5 years probation or up to 7 years in prison
 Grand Larceny 2nd Degree  $50,001 to $1,000,000  C Felony  Fine, 5 years probation or up to 15 years in prison
 Grand Larceny 1st Degree  $1,000,001+  B Felony  Fine, 5 years probation or up to 25 years in prison

 

 

If you have been charged with a larceny,
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