708-823  Criminal property damage in the fourth degree.  (1)  A person commits the offense of criminal property damage in the fourth degree if by means other than fire, the person intentionally or knowingly damages the property of another without the other’s consent.

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes 708-823

  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.

     (2)  Criminal property damage in the fourth degree is a petty misdemeanor.