In the State of Missouri Stealing can be a Felony or a Misdemeanor. It depends upon the value of what was taken and or the nature of the property. The Missouri Legislature has defined stealing as taking another person’s property or services with the intent to deprive the owner.
Stealing crimes can be classified as a B Felony, C Felony, D Felony or Misdemeanor.
Some of the most common charges of Stealing are:
?Receiving Stolen Property
?Passing Bad Checks, and
?Fraudulent Use of a Credit Device.