Theft Offences

In NSW, theft-related offences are viewed seriously by the Courts. This is reflected by the severity of the penalties available, as these types of offences relate to dishonesty of a person.

There are numerous offences under Part 4 of the Crimes Act 1900 relating to “Stealing and Similar offences”. The offences detailed below are some of the most common offences under that section to be charged in NSW. The below pages include further information on larceny related offences and outlines maximum penalties.

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