Have you been charged with Theft in Ocean City, Maryland? Arrested in Ocean City while on vacation? Don’t let one mistake ruin the rest of your life. Call the Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice, Jr., LLC for immediate help and to speak with an Ocean City lawyer. Don’t wait till the last minute to start working on your case. Protect your freedom by hiring an experienced criminal defense attorney.
Choose the experienced Ocean City Theft defense attorney G. Randolph Rice, Jr. Attorney G. Randolph Rice, Jr., has been helping clients resolve their criminal and traffic cases in Ocean City, Md. for years, let his experience and knowledge go to work for you.
We’re here to help, contact Rice, Murtha & Psoras at (410) 288-2900 or email attorney Randolph Rice to discuss your Theft charges in a free initial consultation.
Maximum Penalties for Theft in Ocean City, Maryland
If you are convicted of Theft Less Than $100.00 in Ocean City, the maximum penalty is 90 days, $500.00 fine, or both.
If you are convicted of Theft Less Than $1,000.00 in Ocean City, the maximum penalty is 18 months, $500.00 fine, or both.
If you are convicted of Theft at least $1,000.00 but less than$10,000.00 in Ocean City, the maximum penalty is 10 years, $10,000.00 fine, or both.
If you are convicted of Theft at least $10,000.00 but less than $100,000.00 in Ocean City, the maximum penalty is 15 years, $15,000.00 fine, or both.
If you are convicted of Theft greater than $100,000.00 in Ocean City, the maximum penalty is 25 years, $25,000.00 fine, or both.
Is Theft a Misdemeanor or Felony in Maryland?
Here are the classifications for theft offenses in Maryland:
- Theft Less Than $100.00 is classified as a misdemeanor in Maryland.
- Theft Less Than $1,000.00 is classified as a misdemeanor in Maryland.
- Theft at least $1,000.00 but less than$10,000.00 is classified as a felony in Maryland.
- Theft at least $10,000.00 but less than $100,000.00 is classified as a felony in Maryland.
- Theft greater than $100,000.00 is classified as a felony in Maryland.
What Happens if I am Convicted of Theft in Maryland?
If you’re convicted of Theft in Ocean City, you could be facing jail, fines, court costs, probation, treatment/education classes, and any other conditions the court deems appropriate for your case. That is why it is so important to contact an experienced attorney to guide you through the process and fight for a not guilty or minimize the consequences.
If you are charged with Theft in Ocean City, you should contact a lawyer as soon as possible. Call our office at (410) 288-2900 for immediate help. The longer you wait, the greater the chances that witnesses disappear or their contact information is lost and evidence is destroyed or unavailable for your defense.
If you are charged with Theft in Ocean City, a lawyer can advise you of the charges and elements of the crime, possible penalties, represent you in a trial before a Judge or Jury, protect your Constitutional rights, prepare any defenses, negotiate with the Worcester County State’s Attorney’s Office to resolve your case, appear on your behalf if you are not required to appear in Court, or advise you on the best course of action in your case. In some cases, your attorney can appear on your behalf and you will not have to appear in Court. Once you retain our office, we will be able to determine if you will have to return to Ocean City, Maryland for your trial date.
Many of our clients don’t live in Maryland and are charged while on vacation or visiting Ocean City, Maryland. We can conduct the initial interview via telephone or email and most of the legal work can be completed over the phone or by mail, fax, and email. We accept cash, checks, money orders, Visa, Mastercard, and Discover credit cards. Therefore, you can make payment by mail or credit card over the phone. Call the office at (410) 288-2900 to retain a lawyer for your Theft charges today.
Contact Ocean City, MD Theft Lawyer Randolph Rice Today
Attorney G. Randolph Rice Jr. is a former Assistant State’s Attorney and since 2009 has been a private attorney representing hundreds of clients charged with Theft in Maryland. He has tried thousands of cases in front of Judges and Juries. He has been named by Super Lawyers as a Maryland Rising Star in the fields of criminal defense, DUI, DWI, Drunk Driving defense, and traffic violation defense.
Contact the Ocean City Criminal Defense and traffic violation attorney G. Randolph Rice, Jr., at (410) 288-2900 for immediate help.