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- Alaska Statutes.
- Title 11. Criminal Law
- Chapter 56. Offenses Against Public Administration
- Section 700. Resisting or Interfering With Arrest.
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AS 11.56.700. Resisting or Interfering With Arrest.
- (a) A person commits the crime of resisting or interfering with arrest if, knowing that a peace officer is making an
arrest, with the intent of preventing the officer from making the arrest, the person resists personal arrest or
interferes with the arrest of another by
- (1) force;
- (2) committing any degree of criminal mischief; or
- (3) any means that creates a substantial risk of physical injury to any person.
- (b) Resisting or interfering with arrest is a class A misdemeanor.
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