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Maximum jail/prison sentences and fines for criminal convictions

Posted by attorney Robert Crow

CRIMINAL CHARGE CLASS MAXIMUM JAIL/PRISON MAXIMUM FINE

CLASS A FELONY 20 years of prison $375,000

CLASS B FELONY 10 years of prison $250,000

CLASS C FELONY 5 years of prison $125,000

CLASS A MISDEMEANOR 1 year of jail $6,250

CLASS B MISDEMEANOR 6 months of jail $2,500

CLASS C MISDEMEANOR 30 days of jail $1,250

Some crimes, such as murder and aggravated murder carry prison sentences that canexceed the maximums listed above and fines that may exceed the maximums above. Additionally, depending on a person's criminal history, some convictions, such as crimes involving repeat property offenders or repeat sex offenders may exceed the maximums listed above.

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