Property crimes are among the most frequent. Both individuals and legal entities can suffer and commit them. In addition, the use of new technologies has introduced new forms of commission. Particularly the crimes of fraud.
The elements common to all these crimes are that they affect the assets of the victim. But at Forcam Abogados we have spent many years protecting the economic interests of our clients in criminal courts throughout Spain.
This implies that we can advise and defend you, whether you are the victim or a person unjustly accused. In addition, we can claim the restoration of what was detracted.
The crimes of theft involve the theft of another's property without the consent of its holder. To guarantee its commission or impunity, force is used on things or violence or intimidation on people, which adds a disregard to criminal conduct.
There are different variants of the crime of robbery, the prosecution of which can lead to imprisonment. It is important, therefore, to have the advice of criminal lawyers specialized in crimes against property. Both when filing a complaint or complaint and defending against them.
Unlike robbery, who commits a crime of fraud does not use force, violence or intimidation, but sufficient deception. This does not diminish the seriousness of the conduct, especially when the scams have a large number of victims or are prolonged over time.
Note that fraud crimes can be committed through computerized means, credit and debit cards and other technological instruments. Matter contemplated in the Penal Code. Therefore, whatever the means in which the deception takes place, the Legal System allows us to prosecute the offender and restore the victim's assets.
Crimes of misappropriation
The crimes of misappropriation also consist of an illicit asset theft. However, they are not committed through violence, intimidation, force or deception. In them, the detractor already had in his possession a certain piece of furniture (money, securities and other effects) and refuses to return them.
It is, therefore, a crime frequently committed within commercial and labor relations. What allows to demand the criminal and civil responsibility that proceeds in each case.