CRIMINAL CASE

Not Guilty of Stealing a Motor Vehicle

Our client is a 35 year old man from Crows Nest in Sydney. He was charged with Take & Drive Conveyance and Carried in Conveyance Without the Owner’s consent. The police version of the events was that our client and his partner (the co-accused) stole the subject car from an underground carpark. CCTV footage showed ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

13 Fraud Charges Dismissed Due to Mental Health

Our client is a 48-year old registered nurse. She was charged with 13 counts of ‘Dishonestly Obtain Financial Advantage by Deception’ under section 192E of the Crimes Act (‘fraud’), and one count of Larceny (stealing). The ‘fraud’ charges each carry a maximum penalty of 10 years’ imprisonment and the maximum for larceny is 5 years. ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

Larceny Charges Dismissed and Costs Ordered Against Police

The Magistrate in Burwood Local Court found our 27 year old client from Blacktown ‘not guilty’ of ‘steal property as clerk / servant’ charges and then ordered police to pay our client’s legal costs. Our client was the Manager of a Factory Outlet Centre in Homebush Bay. Police alleged that she defrauded her employer of ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

Charges Dismissed due to Mental Health

Here are some recent examples of our criminal defence team getting charges dismissed due to mental health under ‘section 32: The Magistrate in Ryde Local Court dismissed charges of larceny against our 37 year old client who was caught stealing a trolley-load of goods from Myer. The case was persuasively argued by Mr Nedim and ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

Bail for client who was advised he had no chance

In Campbelltown Local Court, Sydney Criminal Lawyers® successfully obtained bail for a 23 year old ‘repeat offender’ who was advised by his former solicitors and barrister that he had no chance of getting bail. The man has several previous convictions for robbery, larceny, drugs and break & enter offences. Most significantly, he was already on ... read more ...