CRIMES AGAINST PROPERTY
“A person entrusted with possession of another’s property who converts such property to his or her own use or benefit is guilty of embezzlement.” Evans v. Commonwealth, 226 Va. 292 (1983). Representation by criminal defense lawyer is always recommended.
- Embezzlement is punished identically as larceny.
- VIRGINIA CODE: http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title18.2/chapter5/section18.2-111/