Shoplifting and burglary are not charges that can be taken lightly. Even a single misdemeanor conviction on your record can negatively affect your employment opportunities, prevent you from obtaining educational loans and have other consequences on your life. At the office of M. Darin Vance, Attorney at Law, we are prepared to defend you against shoplifting or theft charges in DeSoto County and throughout northern Mississippi.

Under Mississippi law, shoplifting can be prosecuted as a misdemeanor or a felony depending upon the value of what is allegedly taken. Whether the accused is an adult or a juvenile, it is important to have knowledgeable legal counsel in your corner to minimize the impact of the charges you face.

We represent juveniles who face criminal charges in Mississippi Youth Court. If your child has been accused of a crime, call 662-469-5829 to schedule a consultation with a lawyer who provides personalized legal guidance at reasonable rates.

Working To Keep Your Record Clean

If you or a loved one has been accused of stealing property, we will review the facts of the arrest and listen carefully to your explanation of what happened. Our aim is to minimize the impact a criminal charge will have, whether that involves defending you against the charges or negotiating with prosecutors to keep you out of jail and possibly reach agreement on reduced or dismissed charges.

Act Promptly When You Face Criminal Charges

It is important to enlist the services of an experienced criminal defense attorney like Mr. Vance as soon as possible. Do not speak with police or prosecutors until you have proper legal representation. Call or use our online contact form to schedule a meeting. We represent clients in DeSoto County and throughout northern Mississippi from our office in Hernando.