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Grand Theft on the Rise in Palm Beach County, FL

In the State of Florida, if you are being accused or have been freshly arrested for Grand Theft, you must act quickly in obtaining a criminal lawyer. Palm Beach County has recently witnessed several newsworthy arrests for the crimes of grand theft. Recent allegations lodged against Palm Beach residents include “stealing from a West Palm Beach condominium association,” “taking money from a Royal Palm Beach employee,” and “thefts of mailboxes from the Acreage/Loxahatchee area.” Under Florida law Grand Theft is defined under 812.014 as: A person commits theft if he or she knowingly obtains or uses, or endeavors to obtain or to use, the property of another with the intent to, either temporarily or permanently: (a) Deprive the other person of a right to the property or a benefit from… […]

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