Q: I was accused of stealing at my work, was arrested got let go no criminal record just a court date what will happened?
I was accused of stealing at my job the lp workers never let me explain anything they kept bullying me and threatened me.. what can I do? WhAt will happened in court for first offense do I need attorney to fight this? I have no criminal record or anything
It is difficult to answer your question without more information. For instance, the exact charge (petit larceny?), the amount the police allege to be stolen (over or under $1,000?), and it is very important to examine the accusatory instrument. I would certainly urge you to at least speak to an attorney and certainly retain a lawyer if that is possible. Depending on the charge and your income, you may be entitled to an attorney at the public defenders office.
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