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Breaking Down Burglary Under Maryland Law

Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring & Wheaton, Maryland

Stealing, theft, pick-pocketing, car-jacking, burglary…when it comes to the law in Rockville Maryland, what’s the difference?

Theft :-

Theft in Maryland refers to all acts of stealing. Including, but not limited to:

  • petty theft
  • shoplifting
  • employee theft
  • dealing in stolen property
  • burglary
  • armed robbery

Burglary, on the other hand, is a specific theft crime spelled out in Maryland law.

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From Prom-Goers to Parents: Things Every Maryland Driver Ought to Know

Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring & Wheaton, Maryland

Last year in Maryland there were 23,714 DUI arrests. Let’s be clear about what is at risk with a DUI arrest in Maryland for both adult and underage drivers.A DUI conviction in Maryland carries a penalty of up to one year in jail and up to $1,000 fine for first time offenders.

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Maryland State Police Arrest Over 100 for DUI on St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring & Wheaton, Maryland

According to the Maryland State Police, over 100 people were arrested for alleged DUI offenses during the weekend of March 14 to 17. Police routinely beef up sobriety checkpoints and patrols during St. Patrick’s Day holiday weekend due to an increase in the number of drivers who may have been celebrating one or more nights, including Monday, March 17, officially St. Patrick’s Day.

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Welcome to Our Blog

Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring & Wheaton, Maryland

Welcome to the blog of Maryland criminal defense attorney Leon Geller. Attorney Geller has over 25 years of experience helping people charged with felonies and misdemeanors protect their rights and obtain the best possible outcomes from their criminal proceedings.

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