The holidays are full of decorations, lights, and good cheer… but maybe your idea of holiday spirit is the type of activity that could land you on the naughty list this year. Nothing really bad. Just a prank. Some seemingly harmless mayhem.
If you’re ever tempted to do anything about a Texas neighbor’s holiday display, for instance, just remember that you could be charged with criminal mischief.
If you or someone you know is feeling particularly Grinchy this holiday season, below are some of the activities that could result in these types of charges.
Understanding Criminal Mischief in Texas
First, understand how Texas defines criminal mischief in the first place. These crimes are simply a collection of charges that encompass [...]