In Salt Lake City and across Utah, charges of fraud are taken very seriously. Fraud charges are very complex and diverse in nature, the most common examples of fraud include identity theft, check fraud, and credit card fraud. All fraud can refer to a number of different types of offenses. Most commonly, credit card fraud refers to the attempt to use someone else’s credit card to obtain credit, goods, or money, without that person’s permission.
In many cases, those charged with credit card fraud are being falsely accused.
In some cases, they may have been authorized to use a card, but the person who authorized them changed his or her story. If you are charged with credit card fraud in the Salt Lake City area or across Utah, you need to consult with a KICK-ASS Criminal Defense Attorney to make sure that your side of the story is treated with respect and that your rights are protected.
Police and prosecutors have the sophisticated technology to investigate and follow credit card fraud that occurs over the internet or in person.
Their technology is so sophisticated that they can follow the illegal transaction back to the computer used in the transaction. Security cameras are everywhere. Our contracted criminal defense attorneys will conduct a thorough, independent investigation into the case against you in an effort to seek evidence to use to help your case.
We will represent clients in all types of identity theft fraud, including misdemeanors and felonies such as:
- Debit card and credit card fraud, using a stolen credit card
- Internet credit card fraud, phishing
- Check forgery, theft by check
- Unauthorized withdrawal from a bank account or ATM
- Mortgage or loan fraud
- Illegal skimming charges