Doogue + George

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.

Diversion for Theft From a Supermarket

This is a case study on a sentence of diversion for theft from a supermarket. Our client was charged with theft from a supermarket. He had been apprehended with the items before he left the store and so all items were returned. The value of the property taken was $29.70 ...
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Diversion for Theft

Our client allegedly put some fruit into her bag and left without paying. She then allegedly provided a false name and date of birth to the security officer. She had previously been given a caution. She instructed it was an accident and forgot the items were in her bag. Our ...
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Withdrawing Burglary Charge and Other Offences

This is a case study on withdrawing a Burglary charge and other offences. Our client was charged with Burglary, Theft, Handle Stolen Goods, Go Equipped to Steal, and Possess Drug of Dependence. It was alleged that he had entered a site in rural Victoria without permission and stole items from ...
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Release and Recognisance Order for Centrelink Fraud

This is a case study on a sentence of release and recognisance order for Centrelink Fraud. Our client had incorrectly stated their income from employment when reporting to Centrelink each fortnight. This resulted in the client being overpaid by Centrelink in excess of $70,000 in benefits that the client was ...
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Robbery and Drug Trafficking – Non-Conviction Fine

This is a case study on charges of Robbery, Drug Trafficking, and other offences resulting in a non-conviction fine. Our client was a relatively young person who was accused of robbing a victim of cash whilst in possession of a weapon. As a result, the client was charged with a ...
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Property, Causing Injury, and Driving Offences

This is a case that involves multiple charges related to property, causing injury, and driving offences. Our client pleaded guilty to a raft of offences including thefts of motor vehicles. The offending was protracted which occurred over some 14 months. He was remanded and served 5 months and 2 weeks ...
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We have represented a number of clients charged with fraud and theft offences.

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