Case Conclusion Date: January 25, 2013
Practice Area: Criminal Defense
Outcome: Prison Reduced to County Jail
Description: Facts -- Client was accused of burglarizing two cars and was found in possession of stolen property from those cars. Client was charged with felony burglary (Penal Code section 459), felony possession of stolen property (Penal Code section 496) and unfortunately had a prior strike on his record. Initial DA offer -- 32 months state prison Final Result -- 3 years probation, 270 days jail, and after 18 months, Client can reduce the charges to misdemeanors, terminate probation early and expunge the case.