Uttering Threats or Verbal Assault in Calgary

 

Alberta assault charges include threatening or verbal assault

 

Uttering threats is considered verbal assault and is should not be taken lightly. You can be charged with uttering threats if you knowingly threaten property, pets or bodily harm. Knowing what is considered threats is vital to avoiding these criminal charges. Call Joel for a free consultation today!

264.1 (1) Every one commits an offence who, in any manner, knowingly utters, conveys or causes any person to receive a threat

(a) to cause death or bodily harm to any person;

(b) to burn, destroy or damage real or personal property; or

(c) to kill, poison or injure an animal or bird that is the property of any person.