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False Report of a Crime

South Florida criminal lawyer Bradford Cohen has the experience and knowledge to defend you if you have been charged with False Report of a Crime. Although a misdemeanor, being convicted of this crime carries serious implications. You need a strong defense and Bradford Cohen is here to help. Contact Bradford Cohen with any questions you may have.

817.49 False Reports of Commission of Crimes; Penalty

Whoever willfully imparts, conveys or causes to be imparted or conveyed to any law enforcement officer false information or reports concerning the alleged commission of any crime under the laws of this state, knowing such information or report to be false, in that no such crime had actually been committed, shall upon conviction thereof be guilty of a misdemeanor of the first degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082 or s. 775.083.