Assault is classified as an attempt or an act committed with unlawful force or violence that risks or causes bodily harm to another. Assault can be charged as a class A or class B misdemeanor. Aggravated assault is defined as one's conduct that is a threat or an act followed by a violent action that includes the use of a weapon or a form of cutting off one's ability to breathe. There are different crimes that can fall under the category of Assault, including Sexual Assault. 
You can read more about Assault on the Court website, here.
You can read more about Sexual Assault on the Court website here.
If you or someone you know has been assaulted, sexually or otherwise, you can find additional resources and care here and here.


Elmore Law

952 S. Main Street, Suite A

Layton, Utah 84041

Phone: (801) 449-0461 

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