N.Y. Penal Law § 205.30

Current through 2020 NY Law Chapters 1-56 and 58-103
Section 205.30 - Resisting arrest

A person is guilty of resisting arrest when he intentionally prevents or attempts to prevent a police officer or peace officer from effecting an authorized arrest of himself or another person.

Resisting arrest is a class A misdemeanor.

N.Y. Penal Law § 205.30