Category Archives: Theft Charges

Typical Sentence for Indiana Shoplifting Charge

Were you recently arrested for shoplifting? Petty or not, you are facing some serious criminal charges as an Indiana resident. However, with the right representation and knowledge, you can fight your shoplifting charges in order to avoid the maximum penalties … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Car Theft and Grand Theft Auto

Last week, we cleared up the confusion regarding the difference between burglary crimes and robbery crimes. Today, we will continue the discussion of Indiana theft laws and penalties by outlining the difference between two very common types of theft that … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Robbery and Burglary

Theft is an umbrella offense, meaning it is a category that encompasses a larger scope of crimes. Two of the most common types of theft crimes are burglary and robbery. In fact, you have likely watched movies depicting sneaky burglars … Continue reading

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Are Ponzi Schemes Illegal?

A Ponzi scheme is formally known as a “pyramid scheme” or “pyramid promotional scheme”, and it is a felony white collar crime here in Indiana. Continue reading to learn more about these crimes, including some common history facts, probable legal … Continue reading

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Attorney David E. Lewis Offers Impactful Criminal Defense for Theft Crime Offenses in Indiana

There are several types of theft crimes a person can face in Indiana. Whether charged with petty shoplifting, or arrested for auto theft, theft crimes can come with lasting consequences and serious legal penalties. If you were arrested for a … Continue reading

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Standard Indiana Penalties for Theft Convictions

If a person knowingly and deliberately takes control of another property with the intent to keep it away from them permanently, that person is committing the crime of theft according to Indiana legislature. If they are caught committing this criminal … Continue reading

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A Brief Look at Indiana Shoplifting Laws

It is only human to make mistakes. And sometimes those mistakes come in the form of taking something that does not belong to you. This is called theft, and is a serious crime in Indiana. There are many types of … Continue reading

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