Lynnwood Theft Crime Defense Attorney
Trafficking in Stolen Property
Trafficking in stolen property is a type of Washington theft crime that involves dealing in stolen property. There are two primary classifications of this criminal offense:
Trafficking in stolen property in the first degree – knowingly initiating, planning, organizing, managing or financing an operation that involves the theft of property for sales to others. This is a class B felony punishable by up to 10 years in state prison and a fine of up to $20,000.
Trafficking in stolen property in the second degree – partaking in the reckless trafficking of stolen property. This offense is a class C felony punishable by up to 5 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000.
As a felony offense with serious penalties enforced upon a conviction, trafficking in stolen property is a crime that requires the immediate attention of an experienced theft crime defense lawyer. If you have been arrested or are under investigation for trafficking stolen property in the Lynnwood area, I can help. I represent clients throughout Lynnwood and all of Washington who have been accused of or arrested for any type of theft-related crime. I am a former prosecutor who has handled literally thousands of cases and am ready to put my experience to work for you.
Accused of Trafficking in Stolen Property? Contact a Lynnwood Theft Crime Lawyer
Challenging trafficking in stolen property charges is difficult but is certainly not impossible. With the right approach and aggressive defense techniques, I can work to weaken the prosecuting attorney’s case against you. Because I am a former prosecutor myself, I understand what strategies they may employ and can effectively counter these. I will leave no stone unturned as I investigate your charges and work to build a strong defense on your behalf.
Contact a Lynnwood Trafficking in Stolen Property Lawyer today to see how you can fight your charges.