Have you been charged with or being investigated by San Bernardino or Riverside law enforcement for the crime of Identity Theft or
California Penal Code 530.5(A)? A
felony identity theft conviction could mean jail or state prison time along with either probation or parole along with other types of penalties and fines.
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I have included the full text of California Penal Code 530.5(A) for your full review. Please call today for your free initial criminal defense consultation.
530.5. (a) Every person who willfully obtains personal identifying information, as defined in subdivision (b) of Section 530.55, of another person, and uses that information for any unlawful purpose, including to obtain, or attempt to obtain, credit, goods, services, real property, or medical information without the consent of that person, is guilty of a public offense, and upon conviction therefor, shall be punished by a fine, by imprisonment in a county jail not to exceed one year, or by both a fine and imprisonment, or by imprisonment in the state prison.