Theft

Theft is generally considered a crime involving moral turpitude, and may impact, among other things, your immigration status as well as potential employment opportunities.

  • Class C Theft Under $100 (prosecuted in municipal courts) - punishable by a fine up to $500.
  • Class B Theft $100 < $750 – punishable by up to 180 days in county jail, and up to a $2,000 fine.
  • Class A Theft $750 < $2,500 – punishable by up to 1 year in county jail, and up to a $4,000 fine.