1.  A person commits the offense of making a terrorist threat in the third degree if he or she, with criminal negligence with regard to the risk of causing the evacuation, quarantine or closure of any portion of a building, inhabitable structure, place of assembly or facility of transportation, knowingly:

 (1)  Communicates an express or implied threat to cause an incident or condition involving danger to life; or

Terms Used In Missouri Laws 574.125

  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020

 (2)  Communicates a knowingly false report of an incident or condition involving danger to life; or

 (3)  Causes a false belief or fear that an incident has occurred or that a condition exists involving danger to life.

 2.  The offense of making a terrorist threat in the third degree is a class A misdemeanor.

 3.  No offense is committed under this section by a person acting in good faith with the purpose to prevent harm.