1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Penal
  4. Part 3: Specific Offenses
  5. Title J: Offenses Involving Theft
  6. Article 160: Robbery


Section 160.10 Robbery in the second degree

Penal (PEN)

  A person is guilty of robbery in the second degree when he forcibly steals property and when:

  1. He is aided by another person actually present; or

  2. In the course of the commission of the crime or of immediate flight therefrom, he or another participant in the crime:

  (a) Causes physical injury to any person who is not a participant in the crime; or

  (b) Displays what appears to be a pistol, revolver, rifle, shotgun, machine gun or other firearm; or

  3. The property consists of a motor vehicle, as defined in section one hundred twenty-five of the vehicle and traffic law.

  Robbery in the second degree is a class C felony.