*The Fine Print: All shoplifters listed on this page have been accused of shoplifting according to public reports.  We do not take any position or make an
accusations on whether the shoplifting actually occurred.  Please call (732) 257 5040 to set up your free in office consultation for complete details on
how we can reduce, eliminate or win your shoplifting case. Past performance is not indicative of future performance and each case is fact sensitive, thus,
the need for the in office consultation for the attorney to evaluate your case.  Some penalties may not apply to out of state residents and additional
penalties may apply to people holding professional licenses such as medical professionals, teachers and state or federal government employees.  
Please consult an attorney in your state of residence if you reside outside the state of New Jersey.  All shoplifting penalties listed are summarized and
may contain mistakes, errors or omissions,  please refer directly to the attorney for any questions.  All shoplifting penalties are effective as of original
date of publication and are subject to change at any time without notice.  Copyright 2012
Celebrity Shoplifters In The News
Celebrity Shoplifting:  Its not just poor people that shoplift but also the rich and famous. For most people
shoplifting is not a crime of passion or need, its a way for people to reach out for help in controlling their desires.  
At shopliftersattorney.com we have represented everyone from the rich and famous to the average joe.  With
several options in choosing an attorney thats right for you, whether your looking for the best price or lawyer we
have options for your every need!
August 4, 2010
Former Miss USA Shannon Marketic
crowned on July 7,
1992. She plead guilty to shoplifting less than $50.00 in
Texas. She alleged according to newspaper accounts that the
items had rolled under her pocketbook.
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1028 Route #23 North, Wayne, N.J. 07470
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February 14, 2008
Chinese actress Bai Ling:
 was arrested at Los Angeles
International Airport on charges of shoplifting two magazines and
a package of batteries in March 2008. She was convicted in
March 2008 of disturbing the peace
April 23, 2003
Shelley Morrison of NBC's "Will & Grace"
was arrested on
suspicion of shoplifting at a Los Angeles department store she
was convicted of petty Theft.
December 12, 2001
Winona Ryder
was accused and convicted of Shoplifting from
a Saks Fifth Avenue store she served 3 years of probation and
480 hours of community service after losing at trial.
Farrah Fawcett
was charged and with shoplifting twice that
year and was convicted on two counts of trespassing
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February 9, 2011
Lindsay Lohan,
actress was charged with stealing a necklace.
She plead no contest (a defense not available in NJ Shoplifting
cases) and was sentenced to 120 days in jail and 480 hours
community service.  Due to jail overcrowding she was allowed
to serve here sentence under house arrest.  Please note that
unlike California, New Jersey does not have a problem with jail
overcrowding and any shoplifter sentenced in NJ to Jail will go
to jail.  
Many famous A-List actors and actresses have been caught shoplifting.   Most stores when they realize they have a
celebrity in custody don't press criminal charges an example of this can be seen with the following list: Megan Fox, Tila
Tequila, Brittany Spears and Kristin Cavallari.  However some stores simply don't care and about the press coverage
and have the police press shoplifting charges, see the list below: