Police arrested four residents of Los Angeles and Long Beach for identity theft. Redondo Beach police conducted a traffic stop and found a significant amount of mail, narcotics and paraphernalia in the car.
The officers arrested the two women, and discovered that they were working with two men at a local hotel. The police located the men at the hotel and arrested them. Inside the hotel room, police found additional narcotics, stolen mail and materials used to alter checks.
Police said that the stolen mail originated from Anaheim, Hermosa Beach, Inglewood, Laguna Niguel, Orange, Redondo Beach, San Juan Capistrano, Torrance, and Woodland Hills.
Police cited two of the four people and released them on $1,000 bonds. One woman was released on a $50,000 bond. The fourth man remains jailed on a $100,000 bond and will return to court on March 11 for matters related to his case.
Redondo Beach Identity Theft Lawyer
When you face charges for identity-related crimes, hire an experienced identity theft lawyer like Robert Helfend. Mr. Helfend has more than 35 years of experience in criminal defense. He takes cases in Los Angeles County and throughout Southern California.
Prosecutors are especially interested in identity theft, because it often relates to other crimes. That’s why you need an experienced, aggressive lawyer to fight identity theft charges. Depending on the circumstances, either the state or federal authorities can bring identity-related charges against you. Likewise, you can face either felony or misdemeanor charges.
Mr. Helfend has a reputation for being an aggressive criminal attorney. He is a top-rated defender in the Los Angeles County area, and fights hard for his clients. Don’t rely on an inexperienced attorney, and don’t attempt to represent yourself in court.
Contact Robert Helfend or call toll-free at (800) 834-6434, (310) 456-3317, (818) 591-2809 or (805) 273-5611 for an immediate consultation on your Los Angeles County identity theft case.
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