what charge is that
Social Security Lawyers
Penal Code 664 is the section in the Penal Code for an attempt. Penal Code 187 is the section in the Penal Code for Murder. Therefore, a violation of Penal Code 664/187 is what is commonly called an attempt murder.
Criminal Defense Attorney
Attempted murder. If you or any other reader is ever interested in finding out what a Penal Code section means, you can always do a quick Google search. It is usually an easy and quick means of finding the answer, or viewing the text of a statute. (Note: obviously, the advice of an attorney is always the better option if you have the means to speak with one, or the time to post on Avvo.)