First time charged with shoplifting in Oshawa? You should hire a criminal lawyer and try to get your charge of shoplifting in Oshawa withdrawn through the diversion process. To convict you, the Crown must prove beyond a reasonable double you took or tried to take items that you have not paid.
Where will my case be heard?
- If you are charged with shoplifting in Oshawa Ontario, your case will generally be heard at the Ontario Court of Justice, as this court is responsible for the majority of less serious criminal matters. This court is located at the main courthouse in Oshawa, located at 150 Bond Street East. Confirm the date and location of your appearance when you first receive the “Notice To Appear” for the charges of shoplifting in Oshawa from the arresting officer. Don’t forget to show up for fingerprinting and mugshot or that would lead to additional charges.