Criminal Mischief in Arapahoe County and Jefferson County, Colorado | Felony and Misdemeanor Crimes
When you commit the crime of Criminal Mischief in Arapahoe County and Jefferson County, it is much like the crime of theft: you've taken something from another. Here is how that works with a simple example: Prior to the "keying" of a car, the door is worth $2,000. After it has been keyed, it is worth $1,500, and needs $500 of repair work to restore it to full value. Essentially, the victim has lost $500 in value to the door. The law calls this "damage" to an item - and the criminal charge is based on the value of damage, or lost value. Arapahoe County Criminal Mischief Attorney.