Larceny

Elements of Offense - Ann Arbor, MI - Washtenaw County

The felony offense of Larceny is a felony crime punishable by up to 10 years imprisonment, depending on the circumstances of the case. The offense of Larceny is committed when a person steals property which belongs to another person. A person must have the intent to steal property in order to be convicted of this offense. Additionally, a person must carry away or move the stolen property for a conviction to enter. There must be felonious intent.

A person who commits the offense of Larceny of property that is valued at more than $20,000.00 or has 2 or more prior convictions for felony Larceny can be sentenced to a maximum of 10 years in prison and fined up to $15,000.00 or 3 times the value of the property stolen, whichever is greater. A person convicted of Larceny in Washtenaw County over $20,000.00 will typically serve a sentence of between 1-3 years in prison.

A person who commits the offense of Larceny of property that is valued at more than $1,000.00 but less than $20,000 or has 1 prior convictions for felony Larceny can be sentenced to a maximum of 5 years in prison and fined up to $10,000.00 or 3 times the value of the property stolen, whichever is greater. A person convicted of Larceny over $10,000.00 in Washtenaw County will typically serve a sentence of between 1-6 months in jail with up to 3 years supervised probation.

A person who commits the offense of Larceny of property that is valued at more than $200.00 but less than $1,000 or has 1 or more prior convictions for misdemeanor Larceny can be sentenced to a maximum of 1 year in jail and fined up to $2,000.00 or 3 times the value of the property stolen, whichever is greater. A person convicted of Larceny over $2,000.00 in Washtenaw County will typically serve a sentence of 1-2 supervised probation with community service and probation restrictions.

A person who commits the offense of Larceny of property that is valued at less than $200.00 can be sentenced to a maximum of 93 days in jail and fined up to $500.00 or 3 times the value of the property stolen, whichever is greater. A person convicted of Larceny less than $200.00 in Washtenaw County 0will typically serve a sentence of 1-2 supervised probation with community service and probation restrictions.