Someone has my property and refuses to return it. The police have recovered some of my property that was stolen by this person. How do I proceed

Question Details: Since The same person who refuses to return my property, has also stolen some of my property, can I sue them for theft and recover damages in court. The police have recovered property that belonged to me, and was sold to someone by this person. The police are supposed to be getting a warrant for a misdemeanor. Can I sue this person in civil court? Can I recover the items borrowed by this person in addition to money damages?

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