Malicious Destruction of Property: Filed Without Change of Plea

Property Offenses

Tenant evicted from tenement apartment. After he leaves, landlord discovers approximately $5000 in damage to apartment. Landlord notifies police and tenant is charged with Felony Malicious Destruction of Property. Successfully negotiated at pretrial conference that case be filed without changing tenant’s “not guilty” plea. Tenant will not receive a criminal conviction from this disposition.