Crimes

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Grand Theft

Definition of Grand Theft The crime of Grand Theft is defined in Section 812.014, Florida Statutes. Under the law, Grand Theft occurs where: The defendant knowingly and unlawfully obtained or used or endeavored to obtain or use the property of another, The defendant did so with the intent to temporarily or permanently (a) deprive the…

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Violations of Restricted Driver’s Licenses

Definition of Violating a License Restriction A violation of a restricted driver’s license is defined as driving in a manner that is inconsistent with a restriction imposed by the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV). The basis for this criminal charge is Section 322.16, Florida Statutes, which empowers the DHSMV to impose a…

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Burglary

Definition of Burglary- Florida The definition of burglary of a dwelling. structure, or conveyance is contained in Section 810.02, Florida Statutes. Under the law, a burglary can occur where: The defendant enters a dwelling, structure, or conveyance owned by or in possession of another person and, at the time of entering, the defendant had the intent…

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