Wisconsin Receiving Stolen Property Lawyers in Milwaukee & Waukesha
Milwaukee Criminal Defense Attorneys Dedicated to Protecting Your Reputation & Your Freedom
The jury instructions provide that in Wisconsin, a person charged with receiving stolen property may be convicted if:
- The defendant intentionally received or concealed property.
- When the property was received or concealed the defendant knew that it was stolen property.
Wisconsin JI-Criminal 1481.
Wisconsin Statute 943.50 defines receiving stolen property, cited in part below, as follows:
Whoever knowingly or intentionally receives or conceals stolen property.
*Free Initial Consultation With Receiving Stolen Property Defense Lawyers - Milwaukee or Waukesha, WI
*Flat Fee Agreements and Payment Plans Available
Receiving stolen property offenses in Wisconsin are crimes that can subject you to serious consequences, depending on the value of the stolen goods. If you knowingly possess or conceal stolen property, you may face criminal charges. In Milwaukee, Waukesha or elsewhere in SE Wisconsin, if you are criminally charged with receiving stolen property, you need experienced representation. The criminal defense lawyers in Milwaukee and Waukesha, WI at Gamiño Law Offices have handled many cases of receiving stolen property.
It is our mission to be the best Wisconsin criminal defense lawyers in Waukesha, Milwaukee, and the area - we guard you, your rights, your reputation, your job, your future, and your freedom! If you have been arrested or charged with receiving stolen property in Milwaukee, WI, or anywhere in Southeastern Wisconsin, call us right away. Any time you are under investigation in Wisconsin for stealing or any theft related offense, tell police officers that you wish to speak with an attorney immediately. Early intervention by an experienced Milwaukee criminal defense lawyer makes all the difference in the outcome of a criminal case in Wisconsin.
Not all criminal defense lawyers in Wisconsin have the trial skills and ability to present a compelling case in court or negotiate a favorable plea agreement. At Gamiño Law Offices, our team of accomplished criminal trial and appellate attorneys have an impressive record of winning litigation skills, from pretrial motions to court or jury trials, and appeals. With more than 30 years of combined experience, we have the competent skill and aggressive ability necessary to get the results you need.
For more information about our state and federal criminal defense lawyers in Milwaukee and Waukesha, please contact us today! Click here for links to Wisconsin courts, inmate locators and other criminal law resources.
Wisconsin Receiving Stolen Property Charges
Possible sentencing consequences when charged with possession of stolen property in Milwaukee, Waukesha or elsewhere in Wisconsin:
If convicted of receiving stolen property in Wisconsin, the penalties depend on the value of the property.
- If the value of the property does not exceed $2,500, the theft is a Class A Misdemeanor.
- If the stolen property had a value of $2,501 - $5,000, the theft is a Class I Felony.
- If the stolen property had a value of $5,001 - $10,000, the theft is a Class H Felony.
- If the stolen property had a value of $10,000 or more, the theft is a Class G Felony.
Copyright 2012 by Gamino Law Offices, LLC | All rights reserved.
1746 S. Muskego Ave. | Milwaukee, WI 53204 | 414-383-6700
Free Case Evaluation
Please fill out this form, or call us, so that we may assess your case.
414-383-6700 in Milwaukee
262-650-6700 in Waukesha
The use of this form to communicate with the firm does not establish and attorney-client relationship. Do not include confidential information in this form.
DEDICATED TO PROTECTING YOUR RIGHTS
414-383-6700 Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin
COMPLETE THIS FORM TO TALK TO AN ATTORNEY