Not all theft is the same. In fact, there are different degrees of theft: petty theft and grand theft. It’s much like the distinction between a felony charge
and a misdemeanor charge
–one is more serious than the other, both in terms of the nature of the theft and the severity of the punishment. Below is a general overview of petty theft and grand theft charges and how Randy M. Grossman, a skilled criminal law attorney based in San Diego, can be of benefit to you following such a charge.