Los Angeles Petty Theft Laws and Penalties | The Law
Under Penal Code section 484, 488, 459.5, 503, and 490.2, petty theft refers to stealing property or goods that are valued at $950 or less. This is a misdemeanor which carries a maximum of six months in the county jail and a fine up to $1000. However, if grand theft charges are filed under PC 487, which involves the stealing of goods over $950 ...
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