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Conroe Burglary Defense Lawyer

Burglary, Robbery & Theft Charges in Montgomery & Walker County

If you have been charged with burglary, it is important that you speak with a burglary crimes attorney immediately. If you are convicted, you face severe legal consequences that will adversely affect your future quality of life. By working with a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney, you stand a better chance of fighting your criminal charges, or having your criminal charges reduced or dismissed.

What Constitutes the Crime of "Burglary?"

A person commits burglary if without the effective consent of the owner the person enters a habitation or building with intent to commit a felony, theft, or assault.

People who commits burglary may or may not use a weapon during the commission of the crime. In most states, breaking into another person's residence is considered a more serious offense than breaking into a commercial property due to the immense distress of the victims and the personal nature of the crime. Therefore, a person who burglarizes a residence may be subject to harsher legal penalties if convicted than a person who burglarizes a gas station.

Burglary Penalties in Texas

Burglary is a felony offense. Any person who is convicted of burglary may be sentenced with:

  • Jail or prison time
  • Fines
  • Probation
  • Community service
  • Restitution

Additionally, the person's burglary conviction will show up on his/her criminal record, which is accessible to the public. When a person has a burglary conviction on his/her criminal record, it can be very difficult for him/her to obtain employment, housing, and education opportunities.

Share Your Story Today. Call (936)-681-0031!

When you are faced with serious theft charges such as burglary or robbery, it is immediately important for you to speak to a Conroe criminal defense lawyer about your case. Without legal intervention, your case will most likely be prosecuted extremely harshly and you will most likely be forced to face maximum penalties, even if you are truly innocent. Call attorney Doug Atkinson today to find out how the firm can help you and aggressively pursue your rights.

Despite how serious your charges appear, hiring an attorney is crucial to your case. Contact Doug Atkinson today to get experienced legal assistance for your burglary case.