Criminal Possession of Stolen Property

  • Criminal possession of stolen property in the fifth degree is a Class A misdemeanor.
  • Knowingly possessing stolen property for your own benefit will bring this charge.
  • The fact that the person who stole the property was not charged or convicted is no defense.
  • The theft of the property having occurred out of state is not a defense of this crime.

Have you or a loved one become charged with criminal possession of stolen property?  Contact dedicated Criminal Lawyer Robert Friedman for defense.

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