Fraud is a non-violent theft crime that encompasses various areas that it can occur under.  The areas of fraud include but are not limited to: bank fraud, insurance fraud and credit card fraud.

Fraud can land an offender not only in criminal court, but also civil court as well.  There is a risk of imprisonment, fines and other repercussions as a result of being found guilty of fraud.  With the exposure to dual cases arising from a fraud case it is important to contact a criminal defense attorney who will work to protect your rights and interests.