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A hearing can stop a chain reaction of court orders

Once a crime has been committed, a lot of prosecutors stop caring about why and investigate the how. But a large number of observers are worried that minor infractions are snowballing into bigger crimes and bigger charges just because suspects can't get away from them.

Crimes of poverty can get leniency in New York

It's easy to convince yourself that everyone in jail deserves their fate when you are free and able to meet your obligations. But not all people charged with theft or property crimes have bad motives in mind. In fact, some appear to be in a bad situation because of a previous one.

Man arrested for stealing $2,000 worth of Target laptops

Retail stores put a number of different preventative measures in place to avoid theft. Unfortunately, these precautions do not always keep people from stealing valuable goods. This was the situation that occurred at a local Target store.

Two men charged in theft of $260,000 bag at JFK airport

Law enforcement arrested a Delta Airlines ramp worker in late September on suspicion of stealing a bag containing $260,000 from John F. Kennedy International Airport. Quincy Thorpe became a suspect immediately after he called in sick from work the following two days. The FBI later found Thorpe at his home, brought him into custody and charged the former ramp worker with grand larceny.

Police investigate $353,000 jewelry theft at Trump Tower

Theft is a major issue across the United States and specifically in New York. The vast majority of these crimes are petty in nature. That said, there are plenty of examples of large-scale thefts that occur as well. In fact, two separate incidents at the Trump Tower in Manhattan resulted in the theft of a combined total of $350,000 of jewelry.

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