|Assault on LEO
Law Enforcement Officer
If you have been charged with ASSA1010 ASSAULT ON A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER you can call a Tampa Criminal Defense Attorney at 1-877-793-9290 and tell me your story.
Form Code: ASSA1010
Florida Statute: 784.011
Level: Misd (Misdemeanor)
Description: ASSAULT ON A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER
ASSA1010 ASSAULT ON A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER is often charged in Hillsborough County, Florida.
Title XLVI CRIMES
Chapter 784 ASSAULT; BATTERY; CULPABLE NEGLIGENCE
(1) An “assault” is an intentional, unlawful threat by word or act to do violence to the person of another, coupled with an apparent ability to do so, and doing some act which creates a well-founded fear in such other person that such violence is imminent.
(2) Whoever commits an assault shall be guilty of a misdemeanor of the second degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082 or s. 775.083.