Over the years, Florida has cracked down on theft and white collar crimes. Typically, the crimes involve the specific intent to deprive someone or some agency of property or money. Intent may be proved by the circumstances surrounding the actions of the person charged or using other individuals involved in the offense. The government or state agency must prove specific intent, which, often, is very difficult to do. Here are some common questions that our firm receives from involved in white collar crime and theft cases.