Arizona Property Crimes
Property Crime Explained by Phoenix Criminal Defense Attorneys
If you are facing criminal charges for a property crime in Arizona, then
you could face significant penalties for conviction depending on the specifics
of your offense. Whatever criminal charges you face, you need to put an
experienced attorney on your side that can help you fight the charges
that you face and pursue the results that you deserve for your future.
Knowles Law Firm, PLC has extensive experience in defending the rights
of accused people throughout Arizona, so you can be confident in our ability
to provide excellent representation when you choose this firm for your case.
A Phoenix criminal defense lawyer from the firm will work to build a unique
defense of your case. The firm recognizes that every case is unique, even
related criminal charges have unique elements and it is crucial that you
have representation that takes the time to understand the nuances of your
situation. As experienced representatives, the firm works alongside their
clients to build the strong defense that is required to produce results
in court. It is important to recognize the various penalties that you
could face for a property crime in this state if you are convicted of
Types of Property Crimes in Phoenix, Arizona
There are a number of different property crimes that an individual can
be charged with in this state. Among the many different offenses are the
Arson - This is the criminal offense of knowingly and maliciously setting fire
to a building, structure, or personal property that causes damage to the property.
- Burglary - While this is thought of as a theft crime in many cases, it
is important to recognize that damage to property often occurs in these
offenses, and can therefore have property crime elements.
- Criminal damage to property - When damage is done to the property of another
through various means such as arson, burglary, or reckless actions, the
results could be a criminal charge, and significant penalties.
If you have been arrested and charged with criminal damage to property,
then you could face second-degree misdemeanor charges, or much more serious
charges. If the value of the damage is less than $250, then you will not
be tried before a jury, only a judge will be present who will determine
whether or not you are guilty. If the value of the damage is more than
$250, then you will face a jury trial where your attorney will be able
to cross examine any witnesses, challenge evidence, and fight aggressively
for your freedom. Depending on the circumstances of your charge, you could
face extensive prison time, hefty fines, and other penalties for conviction.
Staunch Criminal Defense Phoenix & Mesa, AZ
The firm has been defending Phoenix, Arizona residents for a number of
years with a long history of success. Those who have been arrested and
charged with various crimes can look to this firm for experienced legal
defense backed by a history of success. Your future is on the line, as
is your reputation. The firm genuinely cares about their clients, and
when you choose our team, you will receive unique representation for your
Throughout their years in practice, the legal team at Knowles Law Firm,
PLC has been recognized as Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Arizona due to their
outstanding ability to produce results in court. Our firm offers free
and confidential case reviews so that potential clients may receive some
basic information regarding their specific case without any obligation.
They genuinely care about their clients, and they will stand by you from
start to finish of your case.
Contact the firm today to tell us about your situation and begin preparing for your case.