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Legal Statutes: Hawaii

UPDATED October 5, 2016

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Part IV. Kidnapping and Related Offenses; Criminal Coercion

back to top707-721 Unlawful imprisonment in the first degree

(1) A person commits the offense of unlawful imprisonment in the first degree if the person knowingly restrains another person under circumstances which expose the person to the risk of serious bodily injury.

(2) Unlawful imprisonment in the first degree is a class C felony.
Laws 1972, ch. 9, § 1; Laws 1984, ch. 90, § 1; Laws 1986, ch. 314, § 54; Laws 2008, ch. 147, § 3, eff. June 6, 2008.