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Punitive damages are a civil award, so it wouldn't be awarded in a criminal proceeding. The only thing that a criminal case can award is restitution.....which is to cover your property damage/loss.
IF you want to seek punitive damages, you would have to sue in civil court.....which would require you to hire an attorney (especially if you're incorporated because a non-lawyer cannot sue on behalf of his/her corporation, LLC, etc.).