Break, enter and steal
This section includes maximum penalties and sentencing statistics for stealing offences and break, enter and steal offences including goods in custody, joy riding, steal from a dwelling house and receiving stolen goods. It also explains the likely penalties for a first offence.
Please select the stealing or break, enter and steal offence:
- Break, enter and steal
- Possess house breaking implements
- Steal from dwelling house
- Goods in custody
- Illegal use of motor vehicle (joy riding)
- Illegal use of motor vehicle (car stealing)
- Receiving stolen goods
- First offence penalties – stealing
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