Shoplifting Charges in Illinois

In the state of Illinois, there is no specific charge of “shoplifting” which means that a person accused of shoplifting is often charged with Theft under

Shoplifting Charges in Iowa

In the state of Iowa, there is not a specific charge of “shoplifting” that is filed when a person is accused of stealing from a store.  Instead, charges are generally filed for the crime of Theft

Theft Charges in Illinois

In Illinois, the crime of theft is defined in 720 ILCS 5/16-1 as the crime a person commits when they 

Theft Charges in Iowa

The crime of Theft in Iowa is defined by Iowa Code Section 714.1.  Theft in Iowa comes in several different degrees (or levels of seriousness), based upon the value of the property that is alleged to have been