Here is an exact copy of an essay required by local Judge Dan Eisenstein in all theft and shoplifting cases.
- What did you steal?
- Why did you steal?
- How much has it cost you as the result of your theft? What do you think about your actions?
- What is the cost to society because you and other people steal or shoplift?
- Who do you think you should speak to about your activities of stealing?
Be prepared to read your essay in open court and be asked questions about its contents.