There are countless explanations for shoplifting behavior or shoplifting apprehensions, such as the following:
A criminal conviction for theft of retail merchandise may be a misdemeanor or felony, depending on the value of the stolen items. If you or someone you know has been accused by store security or arrested by police on suspicion of shoplifting, you are urged to seek knowledgeable legal counsel as soon as possible.
As an experienced criminal defense attorney, James E. Tyner is prepared to provide the top caliber representation and a strategic defense that you seek. The Law Office of James E. Tyner, PLLC assists clients in Albany, Schenectady, Saratoga, the Capital Region and throughout New York State through vigorous, aggressive criminal defense strategies in defense of people charged with serious theft offenses.
Do all that you can to prevent or mitigate the negative consequences that a shoplifting conviction can bring: a criminal record, fines and penalties, possible jail time and difficulties in the future in your personal and professional life.