Other Criminal Offences – VIC

Welcome to the VIC Setting fire to aircraft article page. Everything you need to know about Setting fire to aircraft according to VIC law.

What the Law States according to VIC Law for Setting fire to aircraft

According to VIC Law for the charge of Setting fire to aircraft,

Crimes Act 1958 – SECT 246B
Setting fire etc. to aircraft

246B. Setting fire etc. to aircraft

Any person who unlawfully and maliciously sets fire to or in any way destroys any aircraft whether complete or incomplete shall be guilty of an indictable offence and shall be liable to level 4 imprisonment (15 years maximum).

The Maximum Penalty – Setting fire to aircraft

According to VIC Law for the charge of Setting fire to aircraft, 15 years imprisonment.

What the Police must prove according to VIC Law for Setting fire to aircraft

That a person did intentionally and unlawfully set fire to an aircraft

Possible Defences under VIC Law – Setting fire to aircraft

(1) Factual dispute
(2) Lack of intent

In VIC which court will hear the matter – Setting fire to aircraft

County Court

 

Date: 09/01/2009