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Penal Code 459.5 PC; California Shoplifting Laws

Basic Concept of the California Shoplifting Laws California is home to some of the most expensive retail stores in the US and considers shoplifting as a severe crime. California Penal Code 459.5 defines shoplifting as entering an open business with the intent of stealing less than $950. Stealing more than $950 is considered burglary. According […]