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Caught Shoplifting in Orlando, Florida?

The punishment for someone caught shoplifting in Orlando, Florida will depend on a couple of factors.  First, the value of the item(s) allegedly taken in the theft will distinguish the level of sentence.  Second , whether the person has any prior record of theft will play a role in the potential penalty.

If the face value of the merchandise shoplifted is under $300.00, the offense is considered a misdemeanor for a first or second offense theft. For a first offense shoplifting charge in Orlando, Florida, the sentence can be up to $500.00 fine and 60 days jail.  A second theft offense in Orlando, Florida carries up to 1 year jail and $1,000.00 fine.  A third or greater offense of shoplifting in Orlando, Florida carries up to 5 years prison and a fine of $5,000.00. Florida theft Statutes outlines more complete information regarding Florida theft charges.

Contact TILDEN LAW (407)-599-1234 to discuss the specific facts of your Shoplifting / Theft offense in Orange County, Florida. We represent clients in all state courts on Theft / Shoplifting charges in Seminole County, Orange County, Winter Park, Florida, Orlando, Florida.  Former Florida prosecutor with 20 years criminal trial experience with theft / shoplifting offenses. Rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau.  Free initial case evaluation.  Call (407) 599-1234.

Fleet Tilden, Esq.
Fleet Tilden, Esq.
Beginning in 1923, attorney John Tilden, Esq. established his law practice in Downtown Orlando with a full service law firm serving Central Florida residents. Following in his grandfather’s footsteps, attorney N. Fleetwood Tilden, Esq. began his Central Florida law practice after graduating from law school in 1993. After a career as an Assistant State Attorney prosecuting Central Florida criminal cases, the Law Office of Tilden Law was established. Practicing exclusively Criminal Defense, Mr. Tilden has handled over 5,000 criminal cases.