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Experienced Auto Theft Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyer Tikhvinskiy.
Above all, if the state accused you of any type of auto theft crime, you should contact an experienced Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyer Tikhvinskiy immediately. Auto Theft Chicago Criminal Defense Attorney Tikhvinskiy works hard to protect your rights by defending you against auto theft charges that you may face. Potential penalties for auto theft convictions are serious. Often, the include jail time, prison time, probation, heft fines, and paying restitution. Aggressive Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyer Tikhvinskiy fights for you so you won’t have to face those consequences.
Auto Theft Crimes in Illinois.
Illinois auto theft law prohibits stealing or using another person’s car without his or her consent. Here, is the list of auto theft crimes in Illinois. Usually, the State charges people with the following auto theft charges:
- Criminal Trespass to Vehicles
- Motor Vehicle Theft
- Failure to Return Rental Vehicle
- Vehicle Hijacking
- Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking
- Possession of a Stolen Vehicle
Penalties for Auto Theft Crimes in Illinois.
Since 1991, vehicle theft in Illinois has dropped nearly 77 percent. Notably, it happened because Illinois laws severely punish people who steal motor vehicles. For example, 625 ILCS 5/4-103(b) states that a simple possession of a stolen vehicle is always a Class 2 Felony. Thus, if the judge or jurors find you guilty of possession of a stolen vehicle, you could spend up to 7 years in prison. Additionally, if you steal something in the future, the State will use your conviction to charge you with a felony theft under 720 ILCS 5/16-1(b)(2). Finally, your auto theft conviction will make it more complicated for you to find a job, get housing or a loan.
Why Hire Auto Theft Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyer Tikhvinskiy?
First and foremost, Attorney Tikhvinskiy worked as a public defender in the most dangerous city in Illinois – Rockford. There, he successfully helped thousands of people charged with aggravated auto crimes. As a result, he will help you as well! Attorney Tikhvinskiy will be able to choose the strongest defense based on consent, your knowledge, or any other factors. Learn how you can fight your joyriding charge. Call (312) 583-7345 today. The first consultation is free and 100% confidential. He represents people in the Greater Chicago area, Cook County, Lake County, McHenry County, DuPage County, Kane County, Will County, Kendall County, Grundy County, Boone County, Winnebago County and all over Illinois.