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Virginia Code Title 18.2 > Chapter 4 - Crimes Against the Person

Virginia Code > Title 18.2 > Chapter 4 - Crimes Against the Person

Current as of: 2011
§ 18.2-30Murder and manslaughter declared felonies
§ 18.2-31Capital murder defined; punishment
§ 18.2-32First and second degree murder defined; punishment
§ 18.2-32.1Murder of a pregnant woman; penalty
§ 18.2-32.2Killing a fetus; penalty
§ 18.2-32.3Human infant; independent and separate existence.
§ 18.2-33Felony homicide defined; punishment
§ 18.2-34Description unavailable
§ 18.2-35How voluntary manslaughter punished
§ 18.2-36How involuntary manslaughter punished
§ 18.2-36.1Certain conduct punishable as involuntary manslaughter
§ 18.2-36.2Involuntary manslaughter; operating a watercraft while under the influence; penalties.
§ 18.2-37How and where homicide prosecuted and punished if death occur without the Commonwealth
§ 18.2-38"Mob" defined
§ 18.2-39"Lynching" defined
§ 18.2-40Lynching deemed murder
§ 18.2-41Shooting, stabbing, etc., with intent to maim, kill, etc., by mob
§ 18.2-42Assault or battery by mob
§ 18.2-42.1Acts of violence by mob
§ 18.2-43Apprehension and prosecution of participants in lynching
§ 18.2-44Civil liability for lynching
§ 18.2-45Persons suffering death from mob attempting to lynch another person
§ 18.2-46Venue
§ 18.2-46.1Definitions
§ 18.2-46.2Prohibited criminal street gang participation; penalty
§ 18.2-46.3Recruitment of persons for criminal street gang; penalty
§ 18.2-46.3:1Third or subsequent conviction of criminal street gang crimes
§ 18.2-46.3:2Forfeiture
§ 18.2-46.3:3Enhanced punishment for gang activity taking place in a gang-free zone; penalties
§ 18.2-46.4Definitions
§ 18.2-46.5Committing, conspiring and aiding and abetting acts of terrorism prohibited; penalty
§ 18.2-46.6Possession, manufacture, distribution, etc. of weapon of terrorism or hoax device prohibited; penal...
§ 18.2-46.7Act of bioterrorism against agricultural crops or animals; penalty
§ 18.2-46.8Venue
§ 18.2-46.9Description unavailable
§ 18.2-46.10Violation of sections within article separate and distinct offenses
§ 18.2-47Abduction and kidnapping defined; punishment
§ 18.2-48Abduction with intent to extort money or for immoral purpose
§ 18.2-48.1Abduction by prisoners; penalty
§ 18.2-49Threatening, attempting or assisting in such abduction
§ 18.2-49.1Violation of court order regarding custody and visitation; penalty
§ 18.2-50Disclosure of information and assistance to law-enforcement officers required
§ 18.2-50.1Description unavailable
§ 18.2-50.2Emergency control of telephone service in hostage or barricaded person situation
§ 18.2-51Shooting, stabbing, etc., with intent to maim, kill, etc
§ 18.2-51.1Malicious bodily injury to law-enforcement officers, firefighters, search and rescue personnel, or ...
§ 18.2-51.2Aggravated malicious wounding; penalty
§ 18.2-51.3Prohibition against reckless endangerment of others by throwing objects from places higher than on...
§ 18.2-51.4Maiming, etc., of another resulting from driving while intoxicated
§ 18.2-51.5Maiming, etc., of another resulting from operating a watercraft while intoxicated; penalty...
§ 18.2-52Malicious bodily injury by means of any caustic substance or agent or use of any explosive or fir...
§ 18.2-52.1Possession of infectious biological substances or radiological agents; penalties
§ 18.2-53Shooting, etc., in committing or attempting a felony
§ 18.2-53.1Use or display of firearm in committing felony
§ 18.2-54Conviction of lesser offenses under certain indictments
§ 18.2-54.1Attempts to poison
§ 18.2-54.2Adulteration of food, drink, drugs, cosmetics, etc.; penalty
§ 18.2-55Bodily injuries caused by prisoners, state juvenile probationers and state and local adult probatio...
§ 18.2-55.1Hazing of youth gang members unlawful; criminal liability
§ 18.2-56Hazing unlawful; civil and criminal liability; duty of school, etc., officials
§ 18.2-56.1Reckless handling of firearms; reckless handling while hunting
§ 18.2-56.2Allowing access to firearms by children; penalty
§ 18.2-57Assault and battery
§ 18.2-57.01Pointing laser at law-enforcement officer unlawful; penalty
§ 18.2-57.02Disarming a law-enforcement or correctional officer; penalty
§ 18.2-57.1Description unavailable
§ 18.2-57.2Assault and battery against a family or household member; penalty
§ 18.2-57.3Persons charged with first offense of assault and battery against a family or household member may ...
§ 18.2-57.4Reporting findings of assault and battery to military family advocacy representatives
§ 18.2-58How punished
§ 18.2-58.1Carjacking; penalty
§ 18.2-59Extortion of money, property or pecuniary benefit
§ 18.2-60Threats of death or bodily injury to a person or member of his family; threats to commit serious bo...
§ 18.2-60.1Threatening the Governor or his immediate family
§ 18.2-60.2Members of the Governor's immediate family
§ 18.2-60.3Stalking; penalty
§ 18.2-60.4Violation of protective orders; penalty
§ 18.2-61Rape
§ 18.2-62Testing of certain persons for human immunodeficiency virus or hepatitis B or C viruses
§ 18.2-63Carnal knowledge of child between thirteen and fifteen years of age
§ 18.2-63.1Death of victim
§ 18.2-64Description unavailable
§ 18.2-64.1Carnal knowledge of certain minors
§ 18.2-64.2Carnal knowledge of an inmate, parolee, probationer, detainee or pretrial or posttrial offender; pe...
§ 18.2-65Description unavailable
§ 18.2-66Description unavailable
§ 18.2-67Depositions of complaining witnesses in cases of criminal sexual assault and attempted criminal sex...
§ 18.2-67.01Description unavailable
§ 18.2-67.1Forcible sodomy
§ 18.2-67.2Object sexual penetration; penalty
§ 18.2-67.2:1Description unavailable
§ 18.2-67.3Aggravated sexual battery; penalty
§ 18.2-67.4Sexual battery
§ 18.2-67.4:1Infected sexual battery; penalty
§ 18.2-67.4:2Sexual abuse of a child under 15 years of age; penalty.
§ 18.2-67.5Attempted rape, forcible sodomy, object sexual penetration, aggravated sexual battery, and sexual b...
§ 18.2-67.5:1Punishment upon conviction of third misdemeanor offense
§ 18.2-67.5:2Punishment upon conviction of certain subsequent felony sexual assault
§ 18.2-67.5:3Punishment upon conviction of certain subsequent violent felony sexual assault
§ 18.2-67.6Proof of physical resistance not required
§ 18.2-67.7Admission of evidence
§ 18.2-67.8Closed preliminary hearings
§ 18.2-67.9Testimony by child victims and witnesses using two-way closed-circuit television
§ 18.2-67.10General definitions
§ 18.2-71Producing abortion or miscarriage, etc.; penalty
§ 18.2-71.1Partial birth infanticide; penalty
§ 18.2-72When abortion lawful during first trimester of pregnancy
§ 18.2-73When abortion lawful during second trimester of pregnancy
§ 18.2-74When abortion or termination of pregnancy lawful after second trimester of pregnancy
§ 18.2-74.1Abortion, etc., when necessary to save life of woman
§ 18.2-74.2Description unavailable
§ 18.2-75Conscience clause
§ 18.2-76Informed written consent required; civil penalty
§ 18.2-76.1Encouraging or promoting abortion
§ 18.2-76.2Description unavailable


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