1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Penal
  4. Part 3: Specific Offenses
  5. Title P: Offenses Against Public Safety
  6. Article 265: Firearms and Other Dangerous Weapons


Section 265.04 Criminal possession of a weapon in the first degree

Penal (PEN)

  A person is guilty of criminal possession of a weapon in the first degree when such person:

  (1) possesses any explosive substance with intent to use the same unlawfully against the person or property of another; or

  (2) possesses ten or more firearms.

  Criminal possession of a weapon in the first degree is a class B felony.