Crimes Against Person

At Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law, we defend individuals accused of all crimes against persons in California. The list below is not an exclusive list of crimes against persons. Also, some of these crimes may fit more appropriately into a different classification. We have just listed them for the sake of simplicity. If you have been arrested or charged with one of the offenses below give us a call to today!

* The four digit numbers preceding the name of the crime is the corresponding CALCRIM jury instruction number for the offense.

A. MAYHEM

  • 800. Aggravated Mayhem (Pen. Code, § 205)
  • 801. Mayhem (Pen. Code, § 203)
  • 802-809. Reserved for Future Use

B. TORTURE

  • 810. Torture (Pen. Code, § 206)

C. ABUSE OF OR INJURY TO CHILD, ELDER OR DEPENDENT ADULT, SPOUSE

  • (i) Child
  • 820. Assault Causing Death of Child (Pen. Code, § 273ab(a))
  • 821. Child Abuse Likely to Produce Great Bodily Harm or Death (Pen. Code, § 273a(a))
  • 822. Inflicting Physical Punishment on Child (Pen. Code, § 273d(a))
  • 823. Child Abuse (Misdemeanor) (Pen. Code, § 273a(b))
  • (ii) Elder or Dependent Adult
  • 830. Abuse of Elder or Dependent Adult Likely to Produce Great Bodily Harm or Death (Pen. Code, § 368(b)(1))
  • 831. Abuse of Elder or Dependent Adult (Pen. Code, § 368(c))
  • (iii) Spouse, etc.
  • 840. Inflicting Injury on Spouse, Cohabitant, or Fellow Parent Resulting in Traumatic Condition (Pen. Code, § 273.5(a))
  • 841. Simple Battery: Against Spouse, Cohabitant, or Fellow Parent (Pen. Code, § 243(e)(1))

D. ASSAULT

  • (i) With Weapon or Force Likely
  • (A) On Specified People
  • 860. Assault on Firefighter or Peace Officer With Deadly Weapon or Force Likely to Produce Great Bodily Injury (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 245(c) & (d))
  • 861. Assault on Firefighter or Peace Officer With Stun Gun or Less Lethal Weapon (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 244.5(c))
  • 862. Assault on Custodial Officer With Deadly Weapon or Force Likely to Produce Great Bodily Injury (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 245, 245.3)
  • 863. Assault on Transportation Personnel or Passenger With Deadly Weapon or Force Likely to Produce Great Bodily Injury (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 245, 245.2)
  • 864-874. Reserved for Future Use
  • (B) General
  • 875. Assault With Deadly Weapon or Force Likely to Produce Great Bodily Injury (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 245(a)(1)-(4), (b))
  • 876. Assault With Stun Gun or Less Lethal Weapon (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 244.5(b))
  • 877. Assault With Caustic Chemicals (Pen. Code, § 244)
  • 878-889. Reserved for Future Use
  • (ii) With Intent to Commit Other Offense
  • 890. Assault With Intent to Commit Specified Crimes [While Committing First Degree Burglary] (Pen. Code, § 220(a), (b))
  • 891. Assault With Intent to Commit Mayhem (Pen. Code, § 220(a))
  • (iii) Simple Assault on Specified People or in Specified Location
  • 900. Assault on Firefighter, Peace Officer or Other Specified Victim (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 241)
  • 901. Assault on Custodial Officer (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 241.1)
  • 902. Assault on Military Personnel (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 241.8)
  • 903. Assault on School District Peace Officer (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 241.4)
  • 904. Assault on School Employee (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 241.6)
  • 905. Assault on Juror (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 241.7)
  • 906. Assault Committed on School or Park Property (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 241.2)
  • 907. Assault Committed on Public Transportation Provider's Property or Vehicle (Pen. Code, §§ 240, 241.3)
  • (iv) Simple Assault
  • 915. Simple Assault (Pen. Code, § 240)
  • 916. Assault by Conditional Threat

E. BATTERY

  • (i) Causing Injury
  • 925. Battery Causing Serious Bodily Injury (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243(d))
  • 926. Battery Causing Injury to Specified Victim Not a Peace Officer (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243(b)-(c)(1))
  • 927-934. Reserved for Future Use
  • (ii) Sexual Battery
  • 935. Sexual Battery: Felony (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243.4(a) & (d))
  • 936. Sexual Battery on Institutionalized Victim (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243.4(b) & (d))
  • 937. Sexual Battery: By Fraudulent Representation (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243.4(c))
  • 938. Sexual Battery: Misdemeanor (Pen. Code, § 243.4(e)(1))
  • 939-944. Reserved for Future Use
  • (iii) On Specified Person or in Specified Location
  • 945. Battery Against Peace Officer (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243(b), (c)(2))
  • 946. Battery Against Custodial Officer (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243.1)
  • 947. Simple Battery on Military Personnel (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243.10)
  • 948. Battery Against Transportation Personnel or Passenger (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243.3)
  • 949. Battery Against School Employee (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243.6)
  • 950. Battery Against a Juror (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243.7)
  • 951. Battery Committed on School, Park, or Hospital Property (Pen. Code, §§ 242, 243.2)
  • 952-959. Reserved for Future Use
  • (iv) Simple Battery
  • 960. Simple Battery (Pen. Code, § 242)
  • 961-964. Reserved for Future Use

F. SHOOTING AND BRANDISHING

  • (i) Shooting
  • 965. Shooting at Inhabited House or Occupied Motor Vehicle (Pen. Code, § 246)
  • 966. Shooting at Uninhabited House or Unoccupied Motor Vehicle (Pen. Code, § 247(b))
  • 967. Shooting at Unoccupied Aircraft (Pen. Code, § 247(a))
  • 968. Shooting From Motor Vehicle (Pen. Code, § 26100(c) & (d))
  • 969. Permitting Someone to Shoot From Vehicle (Pen. Code, § 26100(b))
  • 970. Shooting Firearm or BB Device in Grossly Negligent Manner (Pen. Code, § 246.3)
  • (ii) Brandishing
  • 980. Brandishing Firearm in Presence of Occupant of Motor Vehicle (Pen. Code, § 417.3)
  • 981. Brandishing Firearm in Presence of Peace Officer (Pen. Code, § 417(c) & (e))
  • 982. Brandishing Firearm or Deadly Weapon to Resist Arrest (Pen. Code, § 417.8)
  • 983. Brandishing Firearm or Deadly Weapon: Misdemeanor (Pen. Code, § 417(a)(1) & (2))
  • 984. Brandishing Firearm: Misdemeanor-Public Place (Pen. Code, § 417(a)(2)(A))
  • 985. Brandishing Imitation Firearm (Pen. Code, § 417.4)

G. HOMICIDE

H. KIDNAPPING

  • (i) Aggravated
  • 1200. Kidnapping: For Child Molestation (Pen. Code, §§ 207(b), 288(a))
  • 1201. Kidnapping: Child or Person Incapable of Consent (Pen. Code, § 207(a), (e))
  • 1202. Kidnapping: For Ransom, Reward, or Extortion (Pen. Code, § 209(a))
  • 1203. Kidnapping: For Robbery, Rape, or Other Sex Offenses (Pen. Code, § 209(b))
  • 1204. Kidnapping: During Carjacking (Pen. Code, §§ 207(a), 209.5(a), (b), 215(a))
  • (ii) Simple Kidnapping
  • 1215. Kidnapping (Pen. Code, § 207(a))

I. FALSE IMPRISONMENT

  • 1240. Felony False Imprisonment (Pen. Code, §§ 236, 237)
  • 1241. False Imprisonment: Hostage (Pen. Code, §§ 210.5, 236)
  • 1242. Misdemeanor False Imprisonment (Pen. Code, §§ 236, 237(a))
  • 1243. Human Trafficking (Pen. Code, § 236.1(a) & (b))
  • 1244. Causing Minor to Engage in Commercial Sex Act (Pen. Code, § 236.1(c))

J. CHILD ABDUCTION

  • 1250. Child Abduction: No Right to Custody (Pen. Code, §§ 277, 278)
  • 1251. Child Abduction: By Depriving Right to Custody or Visitation (Pen. Code, §§ 277, 278.5)
  • 1252. Defense to Child Abduction: Protection From Immediate Injury (Pen. Code, § 278.7(a) and (b))

K. THREATENING, STALKING, OR TERRORIZING

  • 1300. Criminal Threat (Pen. Code, § 422)
  • 1301. Stalking (Pen. Code, § 646.9(a), (e)-(h))
  • 1302. Terrorizing by Destructive Device, Explosive, or Arson (Pen. Code, § 11413)
  • 1303. Terrorism by Symbol (Pen. Code, § 11411(a) & (b))
  • 1304. Cross Burning and Religious Symbol Desecration (Pen. Code, § 11411(c))
  • 1305. Obstructing Religion by Threat (Pen. Code, § 11412)

L. HATE CRIMES

  • 1350. Hate Crime: Misdemeanor Interference With Civil Rights by Force (Pen. Code, § 422.6(a))
  • 1351. Hate Crime: Misdemeanor Interference With Civil Rights by Threat (Pen. Code, § 422.6(a) & (c))
  • 1352. Hate Crime: Misdemeanor Interference With Civil Rights by Damaging Property (Pen. Code, § 422.6(b))
  • 1353. Hate Crime: Disability Defined
  • 1354. Hate Crime Allegation: Felony (Pen. Code, § 422.75(a)-(c))
  • 1355. Hate Crime Allegation: Misdemeanor (Pen. Code, § 422.7)

M. ROBBERY

  • 1600. Robbery (Pen. Code, § 211)
  • 1601. Robbery in Concert (Pen. Code, § 213(a)(1)(A))
  • 1602. Robbery: Degrees (Pen. Code, § 212.5)
  • 1603. Robbery: Intent of Aider and Abettor

N . CARJACKING

  • 1650. Carjacking (Pen. Code, § 215)