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Theft Crimes

Hamden Theft Crimes Lawyer

Defending Clients Facing Theft Charges in Connecticut  

When confronted with allegations of theft crimes, securing the services of a seasoned attorney becomes essential. At Goldblatt, Marquette & Rashba, PC, our legal team is committed to delivering effective representation for individuals in Hamden and throughout Connecticut who face theft crime charges. With a proven track record of success, we are dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome for your case.

Call Goldblatt, Marquette & Rashba, PC today at (203) 687-4050 or contact us online to meet with our theft crimes attorney in Hamden!

Common Types of Theft Crimes

The legal landscape surrounding theft crimes is diverse, encompassing a range of offenses that can lead to severe consequences. At Goldblatt, Marquette & Rashba, PC, we specialize in handling various theft crime cases, including:

  • Shoplifting: Accusations of shoplifting can result in criminal charges, leading to fines, probation, and a tarnished reputation. Our skilled attorneys can challenge evidence and pursue a favorable resolution.
  • Burglary: Burglary charges involve unlawfully entering a property intending to commit a crime. We have the expertise to examine the details of your case, challenge evidence, and build a robust defense.
  • Robbery: Facing robbery charges can be daunting, given the potential for severe penalties. Our legal team will diligently examine the circumstances of the alleged offense to build a strong defense on your behalf.
  • Auto Theft: Accusations of stealing a vehicle carry significant consequences. Goldblatt, Marquette & Rashba, PC, has the experience to navigate complex auto theft cases and protect your rights.
  • Embezzlement: White-collar crimes such as embezzlement demand a nuanced legal approach. Our attorneys possess the expertise to handle intricate financial cases and mount a strategic defense.

What are the Penalties for Theft Crimes in Connecticut?

Understanding the potential penalties for theft crimes is essential for individuals facing such charges in Connecticut. The severity of consequences varies depending on factors such as the nature and value of the stolen property. Possible penalties may include:

  • Fines: Convictions for theft crimes often result in fines, the amount of which depends on the specific offense and the value of the stolen property.
  • Probation: Individuals may be sentenced to probation, requiring adherence to specific conditions set by the court.
  • Imprisonment: Serious theft offenses can lead to incarceration. The imprisonment duration depends on the crime's severity and other mitigating factors.
  • Restitution: Courts may order individuals convicted of theft crimes to repay the value of the stolen property to the victim as part of their sentence.

Defenses Against Theft Crime Charges

When facing theft crime charges, having a robust defense strategy is crucial. At Goldblatt, Marquette & Rashba, PC, our experienced attorneys employ various defenses to protect our client's rights. Some common defenses include:

  • Lack of Intent: If it can be demonstrated that there was no intent to commit theft, the charges may be challenged.
  • Mistaken Identity: Individuals may be wrongly accused due to mistaken identity. Our legal team investigates thoroughly to establish the correct facts.
  • Illegal Search and Seizure: Evidence obtained unlawfully may be deemed inadmissible in court, potentially leading to the dismissal of charges.
  • Duress or Coercion: If the accused committed the theft under duress or coercion, this can be presented as a defense.

Contact Our Hamden Theft Crimes Attorney Today 

Facing theft crime charges is a serious matter that requires the expertise of a seasoned legal team. At Goldblatt, Marquette & Rashba, PC, we are dedicated to safeguarding your rights and crafting a solid defense tailored to your unique situation. If you face theft crime allegations in Hamden or anywhere in Connecticut, contact us today for a confidential consultation. Our attorneys are ready to guide you through the complexities of the legal process.

Contact Goldblatt, Marquette & Rashba, PC today to schedule a meeting with our theft crimes lawyer in Hamden!


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