Offenses Against Property

ORS 164.043
Theft in the third degree


(1)

A person commits the crime of theft in the third degree if:

(a)

By means other than extortion, the person commits theft as defined in ORS 164.015 (“Theft” described); and

(b)

The total value of the property in a single or an aggregate transaction is less than $100.

(2)

Theft in the third degree is a Class C misdemeanor. [1987 c.907 §2; 2009 c.11 §11; 2009 c.16 §1]

Notes of Decisions

When evidence did not indicate market value of scrap metal at time and place of crime, state failed to present evidence from which reasonable trier of fact could infer that scrap metal was "property." State v. King, 118 Or App 4, 846 P2d 412 (1993)

§§ 164.005 to 164.135

Law Review Citations

51 OLR 432, 525-536 (1972); 10 WLJ 156 (1974)

Chapter 164

Law Review Citations

51 OLR 427-637 (1972)


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