It is all too easy in Illinois to find yourself facing a felony theft charge. The following types of theft are felony crimes: Any theft over $500 in value. (A simple theft of $500 or less is a Class A misdemeanor); A theft of any value committed in a school or place or worship; A theft of
Many parents do not want to believe that their child has done something wrong, let alone committed a crime. According to crime statistics published by the FBI, there were 481,006 juvenile offenders in 2016 across the United States. Juvenile crime is at the lowest it has been in years, but it still is an area of concern.