Is joyriding the same as car theft?

Answer The law distinguishes joyriding from car theft according to criminal intent. Joyriding involves briefly taking and using another's vehicle for recreational purposes, then returning or abandoning th... Read More »

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What is the difference between credit card theft and identity theft?

In recent years, stricter regulations have been placed on credit card usage, and more people are becoming victims of identity theft. While both place the victim in financial danger, the situations... Read More »

Is car theft a felony?

Whether car theft becomes a felony depends on the particular laws of the state in which the theft occurs, according to the National Council of State Legislatures. However, states usually consider i... Read More »

What is theft sub limits?

I'm guessing that what you are referring to is in most homeowners/renters policies there are limits on certain items under certain perils. For instance, jewels may be covered for the actual cash va... Read More »

Pet Theft Laws?

According to In Defense of Animals (IDA), about 5 million pets are reported missing each year. IDA estimates about 1.5 to 2 million of these pets to have been stolen. Stolen animals become fighters... Read More »