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Arizona Revised Statutes Title 13. Criminal Code § 13-1703. Arson of a structure or property;  classification

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A. A person commits arson of a structure or property by knowingly and unlawfully damaging a structure or property by knowingly causing a fire or explosion.

B. Arson of a structure is a class 4 felony.  Arson of property is a class 4 felony if the property had a value of more than one thousand dollars.  Arson of property is a class 5 felony if the property had a value of more than one hundred dollars but not more than one thousand dollars.  Arson of property is a class 1 misdemeanor if the property had a value of one hundred dollars or less.

Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Arizona Revised Statutes Title 13. Criminal Code § 13-1703. Arson of a structure or property;  classification - last updated March 08, 2022 | https://codes.findlaw.com/az/title-13-criminal-code/az-rev-st-sect-13-1703.html


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