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Felonies in Wisconsin

Penalties for Class A through Class I Felonies

Penalties for felonies in WisconsinA felony in Wisconsin is any crime punishable by a term of imprisonment in the Wisconsin State Prison system. This means any single crime where you are facing greater than 1 year in confinement is a felony.

Felonies carry with them numerous other penalties not seen here. Those include, but are not limited to depending upon the case, a lifetime prohibition against possessing firearms, ineligibility to vote or serve on a jury, registration as a sex offender, etc. Felonies are the most serious charges you can face and are always life changing.

Find out other Wisconsin criminal law violation categories, including misdemeanor penalties and forfeiture violation penalties.

Class A Felony

A Class A felony is the most serious types of crimes in Wisconsin, punishable by a minimum of life imprisonment. (Wis. Stat. § 939.50)

Class B Felony

A Class B felony is punishable by up to 60 years imprisonment. (Wis. Stat. § 939.50)

Class C Felony

Class C felonies are crimes punishable by prison term of up to 40 years and/or a fine of up to $100,000. (Wis. Stat. § 939.50)

Class D Felony

Class D felonies are crimes punishable by prison term of up to 25 years and/or a fine of up to $100,000. (Wis. Stat. § 939.50)

Class E Felony

Class E felonies are crimes punishable by a prison term of up to 15 years and/or a fine up to $50,000. (Wis. Stat. § 939.50)

Class F Felony

Class F felonies are crimes punishable by a prison term of up to 12 years and 6 months and/or a fine up to $25,000. (Wis. Stat. § 939.50)

Class G Felony

Class G felonies are crimes punishable by a prison term of up to 10 years and/or a fine up to $25,000. (Wis. Stat. § 939.50)

Class H Felony

Class H felonies are crimes punishable by a prison term of up to 6 years and/or a fine up to $10,000. (Wis. Stat. § 939.50)

Class I Felony

Class I felonies are crimes punishable by a prison term of up to 3 years and 6 months and/or a fine up to $10,000. (Wis. Stat. § 939.50)

Contact our Wisconsin criminal defense attorney to get your felony charges reduced or even dropped.