One of the best ways to prevent being a victim of theft is to keep any valuables that you own out of sight. This includes purses, wallets, electronic devices, jewelry, and anything else that you may consider of value to you.
As far as cash is concerned be sure to never carry more than you need. Large amounts of cash should be left in the bank or in your home. Again, we must reiterate that you carry only the minimum amount of cash with you in addition to only take the most essential credit cards with you.
During the holiday shopping season theft is usually at its peak as the less fortunate attempt to compensate for their inability to attain economic freedom.
Avoiding the theft of your personal items can be as simple as following those common sense tips.
Theft crimes are serious criminal offenses which should be taken very seriously by the person charged, as well as members of the defendant’s family. These type of criminal charges imply a lack of moral foundation individual charged. When a theft crime shows up on your criminal record it tells a potential employer that you may still from them, and that you subscribe to a criminal lifestyle.
Any criminal defense lawyer, currently taking cases in Texas now, will tell you that aside from child pornography, and sex crimes involving children, theft crimes are among the most scumbag crimes that a person can commit. Just think about it; a theft crime means that a person will go in an old lady’s purse instill her whole Social Security check.
For this reason alone you can expect to be made an example of, harshly punished, and prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law if you’re ever convicted of a crime involving theft, or any form of deception tactic predicated on extracting value that you did not earn.
Do you notice the fall of the numbers in the prosecution of white collar crimes? After Enron, the FBI’s prosecution of white collar criminals in corporate America seems to have tapered off dramatically.
I think we all need to take a moment to think about why, and how, this level of non law enforcement has been allowed to take place. Have we become completely corrupted as a society and a government? How is it fair to say the government is corrupt when the people who run it are from our own cities and neighborhoods? Or are they?