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2017 Code of Alabama
Title 13A - CRIMINAL CODE.
Chapter 10 - OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.
Article 1 - Obstruction of Public Administration.
Section 13A-10-9 - False reporting to law enforcement authorities.
Universal Citation: AL Code § 13A-10-9 (2017)
Section 13A-10-9False reporting to law enforcement authorities.
(a) A person commits the crime of false reporting to law enforcement authorities if he knowingly makes a false report or causes the transmission of a false report to law enforcement authorities of a crime or relating to a crime.
(b) False reporting to law enforcement authorities is a Class A misdemeanor.(Acts 1977, No. 607, p. 812, §4540; Acts 1979, No. 79-471, p. 862, §1.)
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