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Legal Statutes: Connecticut

UPDATED January 10, 2017

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Part VII. Kidnapping and Related Offenses

back to top§ 53a-95. Unlawful restraint in the first degree: Class D felony

(a) A person is guilty of unlawful restraint in the first degree when he restrains another person under circumstances which expose such other person to a substantial risk of physical injury.

(b) Unlawful restraint in the first degree is a class D felony.
(1969, P.A. 828, § 97, eff. Oct. 1, 1971; 1992, P.A. 92-260, § 38.)