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Legal Statutes: Delaware

UPDATED April 12, 2017

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Subpart E. Kidnapping and Related Offenses

back to top§ 782. Unlawful imprisonment in the first degree; class G felony

A person is guilty of unlawful imprisonment in the first degree when the person knowingly and unlawfully restrains another person under circumstances which expose that person to the risk of serious physical injury.

Unlawful imprisonment in the first degree is a class G felony.
58 Laws 1972, ch. 497, § 1; 67 Laws 1989, ch. 130, § 8; 70 Laws 1995, ch. 186, § 1, eff. July 10, 1995.