Carjacking Virginia Laws 18.2-58.1 Fairfax Richmond Virginia Loudoun Prince William

Carjacking Defense – Virginia Lawyers

There are many different penalties for Carjacking charges in Virginia.

If you have been charged with carjacking in Virginia, contact our firm immediately for help.

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Carjacking Virginia Laws 18.2-58.1

Carjacking Virginia Laws 18.2-58.1

VIRGINIA LAWYERS – CARJACKING STATUTE

Va. Code Ann. 18.2-58.1

18.2-58.1. Carjacking; penalty

A. Any person who commits carjacking, as herein defined, shall be guilty of a felony punishable by imprisonment for life or a term not less than fifteen years.

B. As used in this section, “carjacking” means the intentional seizure or seizure of control of a motor vehicle of another with intent to permanently or temporarily deprive another in possession or control of the vehicle of that possession or control by means of partial strangulation, or suffocation, or by striking or beating, or by other violence to the person, or by assault or otherwise putting a person in fear of serious bodily harm, or by the threat or presenting of firearms, or other deadly weapon or instrumentality whatsoever. “Motor vehicle” shall have the same meaning as set forth in 46.2-100.

C. The provisions of this section shall not preclude the applicability of any other provision of the criminal law of the Commonwealth which may apply to any course of conduct which violates this section.

VIRGINIA- CARJACKING; PENALTY

Some of the courts we cover in Virginia:
Fairfax Circuit Court Richmond Circuit Court
4110 Chain Bridge Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
400 North Ninth Street
John Marshall Courts Building
Richmond, VA 23219
Fairfax General District Court Richmond General District Court
4110 Chain Bridge Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
920 Hull Street, Northside
Richmond, VA 23224-4070
Fairfax Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court Richmond Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court
4110 Chain Bridge Road
Fairfax, VA 22030-4020
Oliver Hill Courts Building
1600 Oliver Hill WaySuite C181
Richmond, VA 23219-1214
Prince William Circuit Court Loudoun Circuit Court
9311 Lee Avenue
Manassas, VA 20110
P. O. Box 55018 E. Market St., 3rd floor
Leesburg, VA 20178
Prince William General District Court Loudoun General District Court
9311 Lee Avenue
Manassas, VA 20110-5586
18 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176
Prince William Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court Loudoun Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court
9311 Lee Avenue
Manassas, VA 20110-5555
18 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176
Virginia Beach Circuit Court
2425 Nimmo Parkway
Building 10, 4th Floor
Virginia Beach, VA 23456-9017
Virginia Beach General District Court
2425 Nimmo Parkway
Virginia Beach, VA 23456-9057
Virginia Beach Juvenile & Domestic Relations District
Court
2425 Nimmo Parkway, Building 10
Judicial Complex 10 AMunicipal Center
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
 

Virginia Statute

 

Description

 

Penalties

Va. Code Ann.  18.2-58.1 (A) Any person who commits carjacking Shall be guilty of a felony punishable by
imprisonment for life or a minimum term of fifteen years.
Va. Code Ann.  18.2-58.1(B)Carjacking definition “carjacking” means the

  1. intentional seizure or seizure of control of a motor vehicle of another with intent to permanently or temporarily deprive another in possession or
  2. Control of the vehicle of that possession or
  3. Control by means of partial strangulation, or
  4. Suffocation, or by striking or beating, or
  5. By other violence to the person, or
  6. By assault or otherwise putting a person in fear of serious bodily harm, or
  7. By the threat or presenting of firearms, or
  8. Other deadly weapon or
  9. Instrumentality whatsoever.
  10. “Motor vehicle” shall have the same meaning as set forth in
    46.2-100.
Va. Code Ann.  18.2-58.(C) The provisions of this section shall not preclude the applicability of any other provision of the criminal law of the Commonwealth which may apply to any course of conduct which violates this section.

We have client meeting locations in Fairfax Richmond Virginia Beach Loudoun Prince William Fredericksburg & Lynchburg.

Carjacking Defense In Virginia.

We will do our absolute best to help you get the best result possible based on the facts of your case.

We also cover the following courts in Virginia:
Herndon General District Court
765 Lynn Street,
Herndon, VA 20170
Vienna General District Court
127 South Center Street,
Vienna, VA 22180
Falls Church General District Court
300 Park Avenue, Room 107E
Falls Church, VA 22046-3350

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