What are the consequences of shoplifting?

If you're charged with shoplifting in Washington state, it can have big real-life impacts. The impacts can be losing your job, losing your place to stay. Apartments won't rent apartments to people for the most part if you have a theft on your record. Nobody wants to hire someone who's been convicted of stealing. If you're charged with theft in Washington state, take it seriously. Do not just go plead guilty to the charge. That's really important because a good attorney has a really good chance of keeping that charge off your record. If you're charged with shoplifting in Washington, give our office a call as soon as possible. We'll do everything we can to keep that charge off your record.