California Penal Code Section 591.5

CA Penal Code § 591.5 (2017)  

A person who unlawfully and maliciously removes, injures, destroys, damages, or obstructs the use of any wireless communication device with the intent to prevent the use of the device to summon assistance or notify law enforcement or any public safety agency of a crime is guilty of a misdemeanor.

(Amended by Stats. 2006, Ch. 695, Sec. 1. Effective January 1, 2007.)

Last modified: October 25, 2018