Penal Code Section 487
A theft of item(s) of a value in excess of $950 can be charged as a felony and is known as Grand Theft (Penal Code Section 487); it can carry a maximum of up to three years in state prison. However a skillful attorney can keep a person convicted of even felony grand theft out of jail. Also, Grand Theft can be charged as a misdemeanor.
Contact Orange County defense attorney Katie Walsh if you need help with Grand Theft or any other criminal matter.