Resisting Arrest Laws in Arizona

2024-03-02 22:30:33

In Arizona, resisting arrest is classified under various levels, such as a class 6 felony for actions that pose a substantial risk or involve physical force against an officer trying to make an arrest.However, not every act or failure to act in the face of an arrest will lead to felony charges. Some scenarios may be considered as nonviolent resistance, which could result in a misdemeanor charge but still carry significant penalties, such as up to 3 years of probation.
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