Robbery, Penal Code 211
If you have been charged with Robbery, contact Los Angeles Criminal Defense
Attorney, Robert M. Bernstein today.
Penal Code § 211. Robbery is the felonious taking of personal property in the possession
of another, from his person or immediate presence, and against his will,
accomplished by means of force or fear.
Under California state law, the punishment for robbery is up to five years
in state prison. If weapons were involved or if there are any injuries
to victims, the penalties and jail time will be much more severe.