Criminal Law

Criminal Law Questions? Ask a Criminal Lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Criminal Law Questions
My friend want to help has not sure amount 9oo or 14oo
my friend want to help has not sure amount 9oo or 14oo retail theft can that be negogiated, or does she have jail time in Wisconsin first offense, etc, didn't steal anything, just return issues, etc, … read more
Andres Sanchez
Andres Sanchez
Juris Doctorate
1,231 satisfied customers
I have just received a shoplifting charge in Colorado, it is
I have just received a shoplifting charge in Colorado, it is called theft. I Annie … read more
Jean C
Jean C
J.D.
1,545 satisfied customers
I am being charged with retail theft. What can be done to
I am being charged with retail theft. What can be done to keep this from getting on my record? … read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,855 satisfied customers
I have a court date coming up. Illinoise and it was my first
illinoise and it was my first offense class a misdemeanor and i was sentenced to do a few things for my final trial date which i guess my case has already been closed since i spoke to a clerk today to see if i could talk to my public defender but since it was closed i “don't need him “ but it was just a question and i've done everything such as community service hours (online) and i'm praying the fine tomorrrow online and the one thing that wasn't finished because i moved and because they never called me back after i called them plenty of times was the drug rehab even tho i wasn't using , i started a week of classes before i moved and ever since i havnt been able to go back and i was wondering what would happen in that situation? … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
30,679 satisfied customers
I was caught today for retail theft, possibly a felony. The
I was caught today for retail theft, possibly a felony. The officer recovered the merchandise from my home. What should I expect next? … read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
2,824 satisfied customers
Live in PA. I was stopped by a police officer today in
live in PA. I was stopped by a police officer today in regards ***** ***** theft. He advised I would be getting a fine in the mail however he did not mention anything of a court date. It was for a $27… read more
James Daloisio
James Daloisio
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,668 satisfied customers
Are you from PA? Not yet, I got a Yellow slip non-traffic
I got a Yellow slip non-traffic citation slip yesterday for retail theft this is my first time. merchandise was worth $50.64… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
37,796 satisfied customers
My daughter and her friend were arrested for retail theft
My daughter and her friend were arrested for retail theft this weekend. The friend had merchandise and my daughter did not with no knowledge of what her friend was doing. They were both arrested and i… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
30,679 satisfied customers
I have a question. Just last week I received a citation for
I have a question. Just last week I received a citation for retail theft and I have to go to court in about 2 weeks. I was not arrested, and I believe the LP said that the store probably wont be press… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Attorney & Counselor
Juris Doctor
16,283 satisfied customers
Jail Term - Summary Offence Retail Theft. My friend is
Jail Term - Summary Offence Retail Theft. My friend is a habitual shop lifter. He never got caught ever. But finally he got caught and store charged him with summary offence retail theft. I have two q… read more
stevexo
stevexo
Criminal Defense Attorney
Doctoral Degree
992 satisfied customers
Ok...I was broke and went into publix and stole a pack of condoms
Ok...I was broke and went into publix and stole a pack of condoms because my girlfriend was hounding me to have sex...It was stupid and I was nervous and got caught...I have NEVER been in trouble with… read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
I am 49 yrs old married with two 23 yr old sons. Live in Boca
I am 49 yrs old married with two 23 yr old sons. Live in Boca Raton, FL. Today I was charged with a first offence in all my life with stealing a $60 sim card from Best Buy. I was not taken to jail. Th… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
30,679 satisfied customers
I managed to recover some papers from that case. Thats what
I managed to recover some papers from that case. That's what it says "Non-Traffic Citation/Summons" It was retail theft for $3.50...It was a citation filled out by the Erie Pennsylvania Is this really… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
30,679 satisfied customers
my friend just got caught at Macys store with lest then $150
my friend just got caught at Macy's store with lest then $150 worth of merchandise. Her criminal record is clean. I picked her up from police station and she will have to appear at court in December. … read more
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Attorney
Juris Doctor
4,274 satisfied customers
I was in Sheboygan, WI on 8/7/10, I am 18 and was issued a
I was in Sheboygan, WI on 8/7/10, I am 18 and was issued a citation #125-07(4)(b). This happened at an outdoor festival. I was fined $177 and paid with my debit card on the spot. I am a resident of Fl… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
30,679 satisfied customers
hello i got ticket for theft under 50 is it gonna be on my
hello i got ticket for theft under 50 is it gonna be on my record? if it is, what are the options that i can try… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,473 satisfied customers
I was arrested recently for a class A misdemeanor-retail theft
I was arrested recently for a class A misdemeanor-retail theft charge. This is my first offense and blemish on my record. I live in Chicago and was charged in Chicago as well. The total dollar amount … read more
Lawmoe
Lawmoe
Lawyer with 20 years of experience
Juris Doctorate
2,405 satisfied customers
I caught due to shoplifting in Atlanta, The poice officer has
I caught due to shoplifting in Atlanta, The poice officer has given me citation and told that I have to pay a fine. This was happened in Bloomingdale store in atlanta for item of $113. Please advice w… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,473 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Your Expert advise has provided insight on a difficult situation. Thank you so much for the prompt response. I will definitely recommend your website to my friends.

NormaPensacola, FL

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

3,251 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

2,473 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including criminal law.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

2,401 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

Nate

Nate

Lawyer

2,221 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of criminal defense practice.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Lawyer

1,815 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,660 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney with 29 yrs. exp. in criminal law

Barrister

Barrister

Criminal Defense Law

50,609 satisfied customers

19 years practicing criminal defense.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x