Mecklenburg County Communicating Threats/ Harassing Phone Calls Attorney (888) 543-2427
A person is guilty of his offense when they threaten to injure a person, their family or their property in such a way that a reasonable person would believe that the threat would actually be carried out. The victim must also believe the threat would actually be carried out. If the threat is clearly a joke or exaggeration, there is no violation. Communicating threats is charged as a Class 1 misdemeanor in North Carolina.
Harassing phone calls can also be charged as a Class 2 misdemeanor in North Carolina. Different facts must be present for a person to be found guilty of this offense.
If you are accused of communicating threats or harassing phone calls in Mecklenburg county or any other surrounding counties in North Carolina, please contact Ms. Ibsen at (888) 543-2427.