|'A' Violent Felony||Life, 20-25 years|
|'B' Violent Felony||5-25 years|
|'B' Non Violent Felony||1-3, Max 25 years|
|'C' Violent Felony||3 1/2 to 15 years|
|'C' Non Violent Felony||No Jail, Probation, 1-2 years to 15 years|
|'D' Violent Felony||2-7 years|
|'D' Non Violent Felony||No Jail, Probation, 1-3 to 7 years|
|'E' Violent Felony||No Jail, Probation, 1 1/2 to 4 years|
|'E' Non Violent Felony||No Jail, Probation, 1 1/3 to 4 years|
This is general information only and should be considered a ROUGH GUIDE.
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