1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Penal
  4. Part 3: Specific Offenses
  5. Title H: Offenses Against the Person Involving Physical Injury, Sexual Conduct, Restraint and Intimidation
  6. Article 120: Assault and Related Offenses


Section 120.20 Reckless endangerment in the second degree

Penal (PEN)

  A person is guilty of reckless endangerment in the second degree when he recklessly engages in conduct which creates a substantial risk of serious physical injury to another person.

  Reckless endangerment in the second degree is a class A misdemeanor.