2011 Missouri Revised Statutes
TITLE XXXVIII CRIMES AND PUNISHMENT; PEACE OFFICERS AND PUBLIC DEFENDERS
Chapter 569 Robbery, Arson, Burglary and Related Offenses
Section 569.180. Possession of burglar's tools.


MO Rev Stat § 569.180. What's This?

Possession of burglar's tools.

569.180. 1. A person commits the crime of possession of burglar's tools if he possesses any tool, instrument or other article adapted, designed or commonly used for committing or facilitating offenses involving forcible entry into premises, with a purpose to use or knowledge that some person has the purpose of using the same in making an unlawful forcible entry into a building or inhabitable structure or a room thereof.

2. Possession of burglar's tools is a class D felony.

(L. 1977 S.B. 60)

Effective 1-1-79

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