Skip to Content
Let Us Defend Your Rights & Reputation Theft Crimes
Defense for you

Treating You Like Our Own

Cincinnati Theft Crimes Attorney

Expert Theft Charge Defense in Cincinnati, Ohio

In the Ohio Revised Code, there are many different theft crimes for which a person can face criminal charges. Some of them are misdemeanors that could result in nothing but a fine, while others are serious felonies that could land you in state-or even federal-prison.

Facing charges for a theft crime? Call now at (513) 399-5945 for a free consultationwith our experienced Cincinnati theft crimes attorney.

Understanding Ohio's Theft Laws

Under Ohio law, theft is known as the unauthorized taking of property. This is done when the offender acts to intentionally deprives the property owner. According to Ohio Rev. Code Ann. § 2913.02, it is prohibited to exert control or knowingly obtain other people’s services or property under the following circumstances:

  • Without the expressed or implied consent of the owner or someone who is authorized to give consent
  • By threat
  • By deception
  • By intimidation

Types of theft crimes include, but are not limited to:

Bleile & Dawson knows the laws regarding these crimes inside and out. Each Cincinnati theft attorney with our firm can build a solid argument in your defense and provide relentless representation in the courtroom. We are dedicated to protecting the freedom of our clients, so do not hesitate to learn how we can fight for you.

What is Petty Theft in Ohio?

Petty theft involves the stolen property or services that are valued less than $1,000. This can result in a first-degree misdemeanor charge and is punishable by:

  • $1,000 fine
  • 180 days in jail
Continue Reading Read Less
The Defense You Deserve

Backed by 50+ Years of Experience

With a strong team approach and our exceptional case results, our firm is able to provide each client with the representation they need and deserve. Our Lawyers are client-focused and will fight tirelessly to ensure you rights and future are protected.

  • Exclusively Dedicated To Criminal Defense
  • We Service Ohio, Kentucky & Indiana
  • Aggressive Defense On Your Side
  • Available 24/7 For Your Protection
  • 50+ Years Combined Experience
  • We Offer Free Consultations