Possession Of Burglary Tools (Penal Code 466)

Penal Code 466 prohibits possessing burglary tools when you do so with criminal intent. “Burglary tools” are tools used to commit a burglary such as:

  • a screwdriver
  • picklock
  • crow bar
  • keybit
  • vise grip
  • pliers
  • slim jim
  • lock pick gun
  • any other tool or instrument that you might use to break or enter into a car, building or other space in an unlawful manner.

You may have defenses that could help you in your case. Contact Orange County Criminal Defense Attorney Ali Komaili if you have been charged with possession of burglary tools or any other criminal matter in Orange County.