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§ 155.25 Petit larceny

A person is guilty of petit larceny when he steals property. Petit larceny is a class A misdemeanor.To learn more about how I can help protect your rights, call my office at 718-720-1000 for a free initial consultation.

§ 155.42 Grand larceny in the first degree

A person is guilty of grand larceny in the first degree when he steals property and when the value of the property exceeds one million dollars. Grand larceny in the first degree is a class B felony.

§ 155.40 Grand larceny in the second degree

A person is guilty of grand larceny in the second degree when he steals property and when:

  1. The value of the property exceeds fifty thousand dollars; or
  2. The property, regardless of its nature and value, is obtained by extortion committed by instilling in the victim a fear that the actor or another person will (a) cause physical injury to some person in the future, or (b) cause damage to property, or (c) use or abuse his position as a public servant by engaging in conduct within or related to his official duties, or by failing or refusing to perform an official duty, in such manner as to affect some person adversely.

Grand larceny in the second degree is a class C felony.

§ 155.35 Grand larceny in the third degree

A person is guilty of grand larceny in the third degree when he steals property and when the value of the property exceeds three thousand dollars.
To learn more about how I can help protect your rights, call my office at 718-720-1000 for a free initial consultation.Grand larceny in the third degree is a class D felony.

§ 155.30 Grand Larceny in the fourth degree

A person is guilty of grand larceny in the fourth degree when he steals property and when:

  1. The value of the property exceeds one thousand dollars; or
  2. The property consists of a public record, writing or instrument kept, filed or deposited according to law with or in the keeping of any public office or public servant; or
  3. The property consists of secret scientific material; or
  4. The property consists of a credit card or debit card; or
  5. The property, regardless of its nature and value, is taken from the person of another; or
  6. The property, regardless of its nature and value, is obtained by extortion; or
  7. The property consists of one or more firearms, rifles or shotguns, as such terms are defined in section 265.00 of this chapter; or
  8. The value of the property exceeds one hundred dollars and the property consists of a motor vehicle, as defined in section one hundred twenty-five of the vehicle and traffic law, other than a motorcycle, as defined in section one hundred twenty-three of such law; or
  9. The property consists of a scroll, religious vestment, vessel or other item of property having a value of at least one hundred dollars kept for or used in connection with religious worship in any building or structure used as a place of religious worship by a religious corporation, as incorporated under the religious corporations law or the education law.
  10. The property consists of an access device which the person intends to use unlawfully to obtain telephone service.
  11. The property consists of anhydrous ammonia or liquefied ammonia gas and the actor intends to use, or knows another person intends to use, such anhydrous ammonia or liquefied ammonia gas to manufacture methamphetamine.

Grand larceny in the fourth degree is a class E felony.

To learn more about how I can help protect your rights, call my office at 718-720-1000 for a free initial consultation.

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