Types of Shoplifting Offenses

Types of “Shoplifting” under N.J.S.A. 2C:20-11

  1. Purposely taking possession of merchandise and attempting to carry it away;
  2. Concealing merchandise for the purpose of depriving the merchant of its value;
  3. Altering labeling in order to manipulate the value of the merchandise; and
  4. Under-ringing the value of merchandise.