What is Criminal Intimidation? What is the punishment for the Criminal Intimidation? Section 503 and 506 of Indian Penal Code 1860.
Criminal Intimidation and punishment for criminal intimidation are defined under Section 503 and 506 of Indian Penal Code 1860. Provisions under this section is:
Section 503 of Indian Penal Code. "Criminal Intimidation"
Whoever threatens another with any injury to his person, reputation or property, or to the person or reputation of any one in whom that person is interested, with intent to cause alarm to that person, or to cause that person to do any act which he is not legally bound to do, or to omit to do any act which that person is legally entitled to do, as the means of avoiding the execution of such threat, commits criminal intimidation.
Explanation- A threat
to injure the reputation of any deceased person in whom the person
threatened is interested, is within this section.
Section 506 of Indian Penal Code. "Punishment for Criminal Intimidation"
Whoever commits, the
offence of criminal intimidation shall be punished with imprisonment
of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or
with fine, or with both;
OFFENCES OF DEFAMATION
OFFENCES OF CRIMINAL INTIMIDATION, INSULT AND ANNOYANCE
Section 507, 508, 509 and 510 of Indian Penal Code 1860 - What is Criminal intimidation by an anonymous communication? What is Act caused by inducing person to believe that he will be rendered an object of the Divine displeasure? What is Word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman? What is Misconduct in public by a drunken person?
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT OFFENCES