Criminal Trespass to Vehicles Charges in Illinois

The crime of Criminal Trespass to Vehicles is defined by 720 ILCS 5/21-2 as the crime a person commits when he or she knowingly and without authority enters any part of or operates any vehicle, aircraft, watercraft or snowmobile.

Criminal Trespass to Vehicles is a Class A misdemeanor in the state of Illinois, meaning the maximum penalty is a year in the county jail and a fine of $2,500.

Those facing a Criminal Trespass to Vehicles charge in Illinois are well advised to exercise their right to remain silent, and seek an attorney at once.

See also  Trespass Charges in Iowa