Shoplifting Charges in Rockland County

In New York State, shoplifting is taken very seriously. Though the term shoplifting is often used, the crime itself is known throughout the state as larceny. If an individual is arrested for larceny in Rockland County or throughout the state, they will be facing serious consequences upon conviction. Larceny penalties are decided heavily on the […]

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What are Your Miranda Rights?

In New York State, you’re entitled to the right to remain silent. You’re not required to speak to a police officer. If you were not deemed free to leave and the officers interrogated or questioned the subject, they’re entitled to have the officer provide Miranda warnings. In many instances, the officers don’t provide Miranda warnings. […]

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What is the Difference between a Felony and a Misdemeanor in Rockland County?

The difference between a felony and a misdemeanor is the grade of the offense or the seriousness of the offense. In New York State, if you’re charged with a felony, that’s the most serious offense. Most felonies start from an E-grade felony all the way up to an A-1 felony. They are all very serious. […]

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