Harris County Criminal Lawyer for Silent or Abusive Calls to 911 Service

Houston Criminal Lawyer

Harris County Criminal Defense Trial Attorney Jim Sullivan represents people charged will all kinds of criminal offenses, including Silent or Abusive Calls to 9-1-1 Service.  If you need a Harris county criminal defense lawyer, you can call him at 281-546-6428 for a free consultation.
Sec. 42.061.  SILENT OR ABUSIVE CALLS TO 9-1-1 SERVICE.  (a)  In this section “9-1-1 service” and “public safety answering point” or “PSAP” have the meanings assigned by Section 772.001, Health and Safety Code.(b)  A person commits an offense if the person makes a telephone call to 9-1-1 when there is not an emergency and knowingly or intentionally:(1)  remains silent;  or(2)  makes abusive or harassing statements to a PSAP employee.(c)  A person commits an offense if the person knowingly permits a telephone under the person’s control to be used by another person in a manner described in Subsection (b).(d)  An offense under this section is a Class B misdemeanor.

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