Other Criminal Offences – VIC

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What the Law States according to VIC Law for Endangering safe operation of an aircraft

According to VIC Law for the charge of Endangering safe operation of an aircraft,

Crimes Act 1958 – SECT 246A
Endangering safe operation of an aircraft

246A. Endangering safe operation of an aircraft

Any person who does any act or thing with intent to prejudice the safe operation of an aircraft shall be guilty of an indictable offence and liable to level 4 imprisonment (15 years maximum).

The Maximum Penalty – Endangering safe operation of an aircraft

According to VIC Law for the charge of Endangering safe operation of an aircraft, 15 years imprisonment.

What the Police must prove according to VIC Law for Endangering safe operation of an aircraft

1. That the accused did something which endangered the safe operation of an aircraft
2. That the act was done intentionally

Possible Defences under VIC Law – Endangering safe operation of an aircraft

1. Factual dispute
2. Lack of intent

In VIC which court will hear the matter – Endangering safe operation of an aircraft

County Court

 

Date: 09/01/2009