Theft is a property offence. It falls into two categories: Theft Under $5000 and Theft Over $5000. If convicted for Theft Under $5000, one can be sentenced up to two years in prison. For Theft Over $5000, the potential sentence is up to ten years in prison. Baratz Law has extensive experience dealing with all levels of theft, from shoplifting to white-collar crime. Professionals and business owners charged with theft risk incarceration and the loss of their professional license. These charges can also have devastating consequences on one’s life, such as the loss of employment, business and income. No matter your occupation or whether this is a first time or a repeat offence, Mr. Baratz can assist you with your matter. Call Baratz Law to schedule a free confidential consultation today.