Possession of a weaponized drone is considered a Class H felony Wisconsin, with penalties that could include a maximum fine of $10,000, up to 6 years in prison or both.
Weaponized drone possession Wisconsin (Fines & Penalties)
Penalties & Fines for Weaponized Drone Possession
According to statute 941.292, possession of a weaponized drone is a Class H felony in Wisconsin. This is punishable by prison terms up to 6 years, up to $10,000 in fines, or imprisonment and a fine.
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941.292 Possession Of A Weaponized Drone
(1) In this section, "drone" means a powered, aerial vehicle that does not carry a human operator, uses aerodynamic forces to provide vehicle lift, and can fly autonomously or be piloted remotely. A drone may be expendable or recoverable.
(2) Whoever operates any weaponized drone is guilty of a Class H felony. This subsection does not apply to a member of the U.S. armed forces or national guard acting in his or her official capacity.
History: 2013 a. 213.
In Wisconsin, how long does a Possession of Weaponized Drone charge stay on your record?
Possession of a weaponized drone in Wisconsin is a felony that could not only result in a $10,000 fine if convicted, but the charges could remain on your record for life.