Q: It is possible that a petty larceny be considered as a violation and don't affect my record? Is the first time
A: Petit larceny is a misdemeanor, which is a crime. However, just because you were arrested for petit larceny, it does not mean that you will be convicted. It is very possible to walk away with either a violation or a dismissal, depending on the case facts, especially if it is your first offense.
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