New York State Law

A comprehensive on-line digest of New York's criminal code.

Laws of New York

This site contains the full online searchable text of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law, the Criminal Procedure Law, the Penal Law and the Vehicle and Traffic Law. Selected articles from the NY Civil Rights Law and NY Navigation Law are also located here.

New York State Law Search

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New York Penal Law - Class C Violent Felonies

"Felony" means an offense for which a sentence to a term of imprisonment in excess of one year may be imposed. View Class C Non-Violent Felony List
Offense Penal Code
ATTEMPT to commit any class b violent felony
Aggravated criminally negligent homicide
Aggravated manslaughter in the second degree
Aggravated sexual abuse in the second degree
Assault on a peace officer, police officer, fireman or emergency medical services professional
Assault on a judge
Gang assault in the second degree
Strangulation in the first degree
Burglary in the second degree
Robbery in the second degree
Criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree
Criminal use of a firearm in the second degree
Criminal sale of a firearm in the second degree
Criminal sale of a firearm with the aid of a minor
Aggravated criminal possession of a weapon
Soliciting or providing support for an act of terrorism in the first degree
Hindering prosecution of terrorism in the second degree
Criminal possession of a chemical weapon or biological weapon in the third degree

* May not contain all Class C Violent Felonies in the New York Penal Law.
View Penal Law Offenses listed alphabetically with sortable columns.

New York Penal Law Crimes by Offense Level

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