Property Crimes

Property crimes include not only physical theft or damage, but also online offenses such as identity theft, computer fraud or hacking.  Although they may seem less severe than other criminal offenses, property crimes can result in harsh consequences for the accused, including heavy fines and jail time.  Your best chance for a more favorable outcome is to retain the services of a reliable criminal defense lawyer.

Based in Fairfax, Virginia, The Law Office of Melinda L. VanLowe, PC, provides professional, vigorous representation to clients charged with property crimes in state and federal courts.  With more than 10 years of experience, Melinda VanLowe has the skills required to combat even the most complex charges, including:

  • Fraud or identity theft — forgery, bad checks, false representation to get credit
  • Computer crimes — computer fraud, computer trespassing, invasion of privacy (hacking), online harassment
  • Burglary
  • Robbery
  • Larceny/receiving stolen goods
  • Arson
  • Graffiti
  • Destruction of public/private property
  • Trespassing

A Zealous Advocate To Defend Your Legal Rights

Regardless of the circumstances surrounding your property crime charges, Ms. VanLowe will devise a strategic defense on your behalf, meticulously analyzing all evidence related to your case. This may include reviewing documents and computers, financial backgrounds and handwriting analyses.  If crimes are thought to be related to a mental health condition, she will work to ensure a proper psychological evaluation takes place, and that you are referred to appropriate treatment if needed.

At each step, Ms. VanLowe will be a skilled negotiator on your behalf, working to defend your rights and minimize consequences whenever possible. If a trial is needed, she will be a zealous advocate for your best interests in the courtroom.

Discuss Your Property Crimes Case

Don't wait to discuss your case with an experienced attorney for property crimes in Prince William County, in Washington, D.C., and throughout Northern Virginia. For a free initial consultation, contact us today.