Petty Theft or Shoplifting is the stealing of merchandise whose value is $950 or less. Petty Theft can be charged as a misdemeanor or felony, depending on the number of previous theft offenses. Grand Theft – When the value of the stolen goods exceeds $950, the crime is considered Grand Theft.
Grand Theft can be charged as a misdemeanor or felony.
If you have been charged with Petty Theft in San Francisco Bay area / Oakland, California, call me, criminal defense lawyer Alanna D. Coopersmith at (510) 628-0596, or complete the contact form.