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Holiday Online Ordering & Porch Pirates
Holiday Online Ordering & Porch Pirates

In recent years, more and more people in California and all the other states in the country order their holiday gifts online, rather than spend hours in crowded malls and shops competing with other shoppers for the same merchandise. According to Business Insider, holiday ...

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Blog posts in Theft Offenses

  • What Crimes Can Result in Deportation?

    Not only can a criminal conviction result in a jail/prison sentence, fines, and a permanent criminal record, but it can also lead to deportation if ...

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  • Burglary vs. Robbery

    Although it is common for people to use burglary or robbery interchangeably when discussing theft, they are actually considered separate crimes in ...

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  • 3 Most Common Holiday Crimes

    With the holidays fast approaching, we at The Law Offices of Jarrod M. Wilfert understand how societal pressures to purchase gifts for friends and ...

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  • When did stealing cigarettes become a felony?

    Scenario A: I go into a liquor store to buy cigarettes but I notice the clerk is in the back so I just take them and leave. Scenario B: I go into the ...

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  • CA Penal Code § 484: Charges for Petty Theft

    A violation of Penal Code Section 484, also known as a "Petty Theft," is a significant criminal offense for many reasons. First and foremost, it can ...

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