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Is it a criminal offense to steal from family?

Question Details: My wife is suffering from addiction. She left the house 2-1/2 years ago when I found out she hadnt been paying bills, some for over a year. I love her and the kids love her but we can't get her to admit her problem and get help. We tried 2 interventions but she was tipped off by her relatives and hid out. We are almost out of resources and trying anything to get her help. She stole thousands of dollars from the family and am thinking the threat of jail or court might make her get help. She collected the rent on our rentals for months but spent the money and didn't pay the mortgages so we lost both houses. She also used a debit card for months after leaving which deducts the money from my checking account; it totals more than $3000.

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