§ 12.1-17-01 Simple assault
§ 12.1-17-01.1 Assault
§ 12.1-17-02 Aggravated assault
§ 12.1-17-03 Reckless endangerment
§ 12.1-17-04 Terrorizing
§ 12.1-17-05 Menacing
§ 12.1-17-06 Criminal coercion
§ 12.1-17-07 Harassment
§ 12.1-17-07.1 Stalking
§ 12.1-17-07.2 Distribution of intimate images without or against consent – Penalty
§ 12.1-17-08 Consent as a defense
§ 12.1-17-09 Killing or injury of law enforcement support animal – Definition – Penalty
§ 12.1-17-10 Hazing – Penalty
§ 12.1-17-11 Contact by bodily fluids or excrement
§ 12.1-17-12 Assault or homicide while fleeing peace officer
§ 12.1-17-13 Mandated treatment of domestic violence offenders

Terms Used In North Dakota Code > Chapter 12.1-17

  • action: means a bodily movement, whether voluntary or involuntary. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Actor: includes , where relevant, a person guilty of an omission. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Bodily injury: means any impairment of physical condition, including physical pain. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Court: means any of the following courts: the supreme court, a district court, and where relevant, a municipal court. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Dangerous weapon: means , but is not limited to, any switchblade or gravity knife, machete, scimitar, stiletto, sword, or dagger; any billy, blackjack, sap, bludgeon, cudgel, metal knuckles, or sand club; any slungshot; any bow and arrow, crossbow, or spear; any weapon which will expel, or is readily capable of expelling, a projectile by the action of a spring, compressed air, or compressed gas including any such weapon, loaded or unloaded, commonly referred to as a BB gun, air rifle, or CO2 gun; and any projector of a bomb or any object containing or capable of producing and emitting any noxious liquid, gas, or substance. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Destructive device: means any explosive, incendiary or poison gas bomb, grenade, mine, rocket, missile, or similar device. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Firearm: means any weapon which will expel, or is readily capable of expelling, a projectile by the action of an explosive and includes any such weapon, loaded or unloaded, commonly referred to as a pistol, revolver, rifle, gun, machine gun, shotgun, bazooka, or cannon. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Force: means physical action. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Harm: means loss, disadvantage, or injury to the person affected, and includes loss, disadvantage, or injury to any other person in whose welfare the person affected is interested. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Individual: means a human being. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Offense: means conduct for which a term of imprisonment or a fine is authorized by statute after conviction. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Official action: includes a decision, opinion, recommendation, vote, or other exercise of discretion by any government agency. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Organization: includes a foreign or domestic association, business trust, corporation, enterprise, estate, joint venture, limited liability company, limited liability partnership, limited partnership, partnership, trust, or any legal or commercial entity. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • peace officer: means a public servant authorized by law or by a government agency or branch to enforce the law and to conduct or engage in investigations or prosecutions for violations of law. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Penitentiary: includes any affiliated facilities. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • person: includes , where relevant, a corporation, limited liability company, partnership, unincorporated association, or other legal entity. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Public servant: as used in this title and in any statute outside this title which defines an offense means any officer or employee of government, including law enforcement officers, whether elected or appointed, and any person participating in the performance of a governmental function, but the term does not include witnesses. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • Serious bodily injury: means bodily injury that creates a substantial risk of death or which causes serious permanent disfigurement, unconsciousness, extreme pain, permanent loss or impairment of the function of any bodily member or organ, a bone fracture, or impediment of air flow or blood flow to the brain or lungs. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Substantial bodily injury: means a substantial temporary disfigurement, loss, or impairment of the function of any bodily member or organ. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Writing: includes printing, typewriting, and copying. See North Dakota Code 12.1-01-04