Question: wat is the penalty for a Airport court petty theft of $25 in Los Angeles plus this is my first ever offense commited?

Answer: If convicted of a Petty Theft as a misdemeanor, fines can be hefty….and include a probation period and potential jail. Given your situation though, it is likely that a good Attorney could reduce the charge or potentially get it dismissed…which should be the goal here. I would not recommend just blindly pleading guilty to a misdemeanor on this charge. Call me at 818-336-1384 to discuss further.

Phil Hache
DUI & Criminal Defense Attorney
Handling DUI and Criminal matters throughout Courts in Southern California including Van Nuys, San Fernando, Burbank, Glendale, Pasadena, Metro, Bellflower, Alhambra, Malibu, Compton, Inglewood and other Courts.
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