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    Laws - View Law: SHOPLIFTING

    Shoplifting is more than just leaving a store with something you did not pay for. Shoplifting is also obtaining goods by charging the purchase price of an item to a fictitious person; paying less than the purchase price of the item by changing the labels in some way; moving the item to a different container; and hiding the item in some way from view. (A.R.S. § 13-1805).

    If you are a minor, your parents or legal guardian can be held responsible for any damages that you caused. (A.R.S. § 12-661). Shoplifting property with a value of more than $2,000 is a class 5 felony. Shoplifting with a value of less than $250.00 is a class 1 misdemeanor.

    If you are found guilty of shoplifting, you could be fined, have to perform community service, or be placed on probation with up to one year in detention. (A.R.S. § 13-1805) If found guilty of shoplifting you might also be required to pay a penalty of $100.00 in addition to the actual damages to the owner (the price of what you took). (A.R.S. § 12-692)

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    On 02/08/08
    Nicole from AZ said:
    Today i was caught shoplifting and i am 7 months prego. this is my first offense and i was giving a court date one month from now. anyone know what might happen??
    On 01/30/08
    s from FL said:
    it aint worth it man...
    On 01/29/08
    jen from AL said:
    i just did it like 2 months ago and i am still on probation for 6 months and i just got my sentences from court
    On 01/18/08
    aj from GU said:
    Dont shoplift
    On 01/15/08
    jay from GA said:
    yo i got busted for carrying a 9 mil and had a pound of dope in my pocket and i had a bag full of stloen clothes that were worth $500 and i could go to juve for 7 months
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