Fraud, Theft & Dishonesty Case Studies

If you have been charged with a fraud or theft charge and you are after information about real cases and results, then you have come to the right place.

Doogue + George has defended a number of fraud offences and theft and dishonesty cases.

Read some of the case studies listed below to learn about some of our successful results.

Bail Application – Multiple Counts of Theft

This is a case study on a bail application for multiple counts of Theft as well as a charge of Handle Stolen Goods. Our client was charged with numerous counts of Theft whilst on a Community Corrections Order for the same type of offence. The police made an application to ...
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Adjourned Undertaking Without Conviction for Theft

This is a case study on a sentence of adjourned undertaking without conviction for Theft. Our client was charged with stealing a handbag from a retail outlet. She had no prior criminal offences but had been referred for diversion 7 years ago. The client was married and employed on a ...
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Handle Stolen Goods and Deal With Property Suspected of Being Proceeds of Crime

This is a case study on charges of Handle Stolen Goods and Deal With Property Suspected of Being Proceeds of Crime. Our client was at home with his family when the police executed a search warrant at his home. During the search, the client was seen by the police attempting ...
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Deferring a Sentence for a Youth Charged With Numerous Offences

This is a case study on deferring a sentence for a youth charged with numerous offences. Our client was a young man who was heading down the wrong path. He had made a new group of friends. He was gambling, using party drugs, and helping one of his friends sell ...
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Application for Diversion – Theft

This is a case study on an application for diversion for Theft. Our client was charged with stealing several grocery items. He was 42 years old at the time of the offence and it happened during a period where our client reported immense anxiety. The property value of the items ...
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Sentence Appeal for Burglary and Theft

This is a case study on a successful sentence appeal for Burglary and Theft charges. Our client had been charged with a number of offences including Burglary and Theft. He had pleaded guilty at an early stage and, despite being relatively young, had also spent some time in custody. He ...
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We have represented a number of clients charged with fraud and theft offences.

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