N.Y. Penal Law Section 165.60
Criminal possession of stolen property

  • no defense

In any prosecution for criminal possession of stolen property, it is no defense that:


The person who stole the property has not been convicted, apprehended or identified; or


The defendant stole or participated in the larceny of the property; or


The larceny of the property did not occur in this state.

Source: Section 165.60 — Criminal possession of stolen property; no defense, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/PEN/165.­60 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Jun. 15, 2024).

Jun. 15, 2024

Last modified:
Sep. 22, 2014

§ 165.60’s source at nysenate​.gov

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