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5.A.Offense Severity Reference Table

Offenses subject to a mandatory life sentence, including first-degree murder and certain sex offenses under Minnesota Statutes, section 609.3455, subdivision 2, are excluded from the Guidelines by law.

Severity LevelOffense TitleStatute Number
11Adulteration609.687, subd. 3(1)
Murder 2nd Degree (Intentional Murder; Unintentional Drive-By Shootings)609.19, subd. 1
Murder of an Unborn Child 2nd Degree609.2662(1)
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10Fleeing a Peace Officer (Death)609.487, subd. 4(a)
Murder 2nd Degree (Unintentional Murder)609.19, subd. 2
Murder of an Unborn Child 2nd Degree609.2662(2)
Murder 3rd Degree609.195(a)
Murder of an Unborn Child 3rd Degree609.2663
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9Assault 1st Degree609.221
Assault of an Unborn Child 1st Degree609.267
Controlled Substance Crime 1st Degree152.021
Manufacture Any Amount of Methamphetamine152.021, subd. 2a(a)
Criminal Abuse of Vulnerable Adult (Death)609.2325, subd. 3(a)(1)
Death of an Unborn Child in the Commission of Crime609.268, subd. 1
Engage or Hire a Minor to Engage in Prostitution609.324, subd. 1(a)
Importing Controlled Substances Across State Borders152.0261
Kidnapping (Great Bodily Harm)609.25, subd. 2(2)
Manslaughter 1st Degree609.20(1), (2) & (5)
Manslaughter of an Unborn Child 1st Degree609.2664(1) & (2)
Murder 3rd Degree609.195(b)
Tampering with Witness, Aggravated 1st Degree609.498, subd. 1b
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8Aggravated Robbery 1st Degree609.245, subd. 1
Arson 1st Degree609.561
Burglary 1st Degree (w/Weapon or Assault)609.582, 1(b) & (c)
Controlled Substance Crime 2nd Degree152.022
Criminal Abuse of Vulnerable Adult (Great Bodily Harm)609.2325, subd. 3(a)(2)
Criminal Vehicular Homicide or Operation (Death)609.21, subd. 1a(a)
Deprivation of Vulnerable Adult (Great Bodily Harm)609.233, subd. 2a(1)
Drive-By Shooting (Toward a Person or Occupied Motor Vehicle or Building)609.66, subd. 1e(b)
Emergency Telephone Calls and Communications (Reporting Fictitious Emergency Resulting in Serious Injury or Death)609.78, subd. 2a
Escape with Violence from Felony Offense609.485, subd. 4(b)
Great Bodily Harm Caused by Distribution of
Drugs
609.228
Identity Theft609.527, subd. 3(5)
Kidnapping (Not in Safe Place or Victim Under 16)609.25, subd. 2(2)
Malicious Punishment of Child (Great Bodily
Harm)
609.377, subd. 6
Manslaughter 1st Degree609.20(3) & (4)
Manslaughter of an Unborn Child 1st Degree609.2664(3)
Manslaughter 2nd Degree - Culpable Negligence609.205(1) & (5)
Manslaughter of an Unborn Child 2nd Degree609.2665(1)
Riot 1st Degree609.71, subd. 1
Wildfire Arson (Damage over 100 Dwellings, Burns 1,500 Acres or More, or Crops in Excess of $250,000)609.5641, subd. 1a(c)
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7Financial Exploitation of a Vulnerable Adult
(Over $35,000)
609.2335
Felony Driving While Impaired 1st Degree169A.24
Wildfire Arson (Damage over Five Dwellings,
Burns 500 Acres or More, or Crops in Excess of
$100,000)
609.5641, subd. 1a(b)
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6Aggravated Robbery 2nd Degree609.245, subd. 2
Assault 2nd Degree609.222
Burglary 1st Degree (Occupied Dwelling)609.582, subd. 1(a)
Certain Persons Not to Have Firearms624.713, subd. 1(b); 609.165, subd. 1b
Controlled Substance Crime 3rd Degree152.023
Discharge of Firearm at Occupied Transit Vehicle/Facility609.855, subd. 5
Explosive Device or Incendiary Device609.668, subd. 6
Failure to Affix Stamp on Cocaine297D.09, subd. 1
Failure to Affix Stamp on Hallucinogens or PCP297D.09, subd. 1
Failure to Affix Stamp on Heroin297D.09, subd. 1
Failure to Affix Stamp on Remaining Schedule I & II Narcotics297D.09, subd. 1
Fleeing Peace Officer (Great Bodily Harm)609.487, subd. 4(b)
Kidnapping (Safe Release/No Great Bodily Harm)609.25, subd. 2(1)
Price Fixing/Collusive Bidding325D.53, subd. 1(2)(a)
Theft Over $35,000609.52, subd. 2(a)(3), (4), (15), & (16) with 609.52, subd. 3(1)
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5Arson 2nd Degree609.562
Burglary 2nd Degree609.582, subd. 2(a)(1) & (2), 2(b)
Check Forgery (Over $35,000)609.631, subd. 4(1)
Criminal Vehicular Homicide or Operation (Great Bodily Harm)609.21, subd. 1a(b)
Deprivation of Vulnerable Adult (Substantial
Bodily Harm)
609.233, subd. 2a(2)
Emergency Telephone Calls and Communications (Blocks, Interferes, Prevents Using Multiple Communication Devices or Electronic Means)609.78, subd. 2b(2)
Engage or Hire a Minor to Engage in Prostitution609.324, subd. 1(b)
Financial Exploitation of a Vulnerable Adult
(Over $5,000)
609.2335
Financial Transaction Card Fraud (Over $35,000)609.821, subd. 3(1)(i)
Interference with Emergency Communications609.776
Manslaughter 2nd Degree - Hunting Accident609.205(2), (3), & (4)
Manslaughter of an Unborn Child 2nd Degree609.2665(2), (3), & (4)
Negligent Discharge of Explosive299F.83
Perjury609.48, subd. 4(1)
Possession of Substances with Intent to
Manufacture Methamphetamine
152.0262
Possession or Use (Unauthorized) of Explosives299F.79; 299F.80, subd. 1; 299F.82, subd. 1
Price Fixing/Collusive Bidding325D.53, subd. 1(1), and subd. 1(2)(b) & (c)
Simple Robbery609.24
Stalking (3rd or Subsequent Violations)609.749, subd. 4(b)
Stalking (Pattern of Stalking Conduct)609.749, subd. 5
Tampering with Witness in the First Degree609.498, subd. 1a
Wildfire Arson (Demonstrable Bodily Harm)609.5641, subd. 1a(d)
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4Adulteration609.687, subd. 3(2)
Assault 2nd Degree of an Unborn Child609.2671
Assault 3rd Degree609.223, subd. 1, 2, & 3
Assault 5th Degree (3rd or Subsequent Violation)609.224, subd. 4
Bribery609.42; 90.41; 609.86
Bribery, Advancing Money, and Treating
Prohibited
211B.13
Bring Contraband into State Prison243.55
Bring Dangerous Weapon into County Jail641.165, subd. 2(b)
Burglary 2nd Degree (Pharmacy/Tool)609.582, subd. 2(a)(3) & (4)
Burglary 3rd Degree (Non Residential)609.582, subd. 3
Controlled Substance Crime 4th Degree152.024
Criminal Abuse of Vulnerable Adult (Substantial Bodily Harm)609.2325, subd. 3(a)(3)
Dangerous Weapons on School Property609.66, subd. 1d(a)
Domestic Assault609.2242, subd. 4
Domestic Assault by Strangulation609.2247
Emergency Telephone Calls and Communications (3rd or Subsequent, Making Calls When No Emergency Exists)609.78, subd. 2b(1)
False Imprisonment (Substantial Bodily Harm)609.255, subd. 3(c)
Financial Exploitation of a Vulnerable Adult
($5,000 or Less)
609.2335
Fleeing a Peace Officer (Substantial Bodily Harm)609.487, subd. 4(c)
Injury of an Unborn Child in Commission of Crime609.268, subd. 2
Malicious Punishment of Child (2nd or Subsequent Violation)609.377, subd. 3
Malicious Punishment of Child (Bodily Harm)609.377, subd. 4
Malicious Punishment of Child (Substantial Bodily Harm)609.377, subd. 5
Negligent Fires (Great Bodily Harm)609.576, subd. 1(1)
Perjury609.48, subd. 4(2)
Precious Metal and Scrap Metal Dealers, Receiving Stolen Goods (2nd or Subsequent Violation)609.526
Receiving Stolen Property (Firearm)609.53
Security Violations (Over $2,500)80A.68; 80B.10, subd. 1; 80C.16, subd. 3(a) & (b)
Sports Bookmaking609.76, subd. 2
Stalking (Aggravated Violations)609.749, subd. 3(a), (b)
Stalking (2nd or Subsequent Violation)609.749, subd. 4(a)
Terroristic Threats609.713, subd. 1
Theft From Person609.52
Theft of Controlled Substances609.52, subd. 3(2)
Theft of Firearm609.52, subd. 3(1)
Theft of Incendiary Device609.52, subd. 3(2)
Theft of Motor Vehicle609.52, subd. 2(a)(1)
Use of Drugs to Injure or Facilitate Crime609.235
Violation of a Domestic Abuse No Contact Order629.75, subd. 2(d)
Violation of an Order for Protection518B.01, subd. 14(d)
Violation of Harassment Restraining Order609.748, subd. 6(d)
Weapon in Courthouse or Certain State Buildings609.66, subd. 1g
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3Anhydrous Ammonia (Tamper/Theft/Transport)152.136
Arson 3rd Degree609.563
Bringing Stolen Goods into State (Over $5,000)609.525
Check Forgery (Over $2,500)609.631, subd. 4(2)
Coercion (Threat Bodily Harm)609.27, subd. 1(1)
Coercion ($2,500 or More)609.27, subd. 1(2), (3), (4), & (5)
Computer Damage (Over $2,500)609.88
Computer Theft (Over $2,500)609.89
Criminal Vehicular Homicide or Operation (Substantial Bodily Harm)609.21, subd. 1a(c)
Damage or Theft to Energy Transmission, Telecommunications609.593
Damage to Property (Risk Bodily Harm)609.595, subd. 1(1)
Damages; Illegal Molestation of Human Remains; Burials; Cemeteries307.08, subd. 2(a)
Dangerous Smoking609.576, subd. 2
Dangerous Trespass, Railroad Tracks609.85(1)
Dangerous Weapons/Certain Persons Not to Have Firearms609.67, subd. 2; 624.713, subd. 1(a)
Depriving Another of Custodial or Parental Rights609.26, subd. 6(a)(2)
Disarming a Peace Officer609.504
Drive-By Shooting (Unoccupied Motor Vehicle or Building)609.66, subd. 1e(a)
Embezzlement of Public Funds (Over $2,500)609.54
Engage or Hire a Minor to Engage in Prostitution609.324, subd. 1(c)
Escape from Civil Commitment, Sexually Dangerous Persons609.485, subd. 4(a)(5)
Escape from Felony Offense609.485, subd. 4(a)(1)
False Imprisonment (Demonstrable Bodily Harm)609.255, subd. 3(b)
False Imprisonment (Restraint)609.255, subd. 2
False Traffic Signal609.851, subd. 2
Financial Transaction Card Fraud (Over $2,500)609.821, subd. 2(1), (2), (5), (6), (7), & (8)
Firearm Silencer (Public Housing, School, or Park Zone)609.66, subd. 1a(a)(1)
Gambling Taxes297E.13, subd. 1-4
Hinder Logging (Great Bodily Harm)609.591, subd. 3(1)
Identity Theft609.527, subd. 3(4)
Insurance Tax297I.90, subd. 1& 2
Intentional Release of Harmful Substance624.732, subd. 2
Methamphetamine Crimes Involving Children and Vulnerable Adults152.137
Motor Vehicle Use Without Consent609.52, subd. 2(a)(17)
Obstructing Legal Process, Arrest, Firefighting, or Ambulance Service Personnel Crew609.50, subd. 2
Possession of Burglary Tools609.59
Possession of Code Grabbing Devices609.586, subd. 2
Possession of Shoplifting Gear609.521
Possession or Sale of Stolen or Counterfeit Check609.528, subd. 3(4)
Precious Metal and Scrap Metal Dealers,
Receiving Stolen Goods ($1,000 or More)
609.526, subd. 2(1)
Receiving Stolen Goods (Over $5,000)609.53
Rustling and Livestock Theft (Over $2,500)609.551
Security Violations ($2,500 or Less)80A.68; 80B.10, subd. 1; 80C.16, subd. 3(a) & (b)
Tampering with Fire Alarm System (Results in Bodily Harm)609.686, subd. 2
Tax Evasion Laws289A.63
Tear Gas & Tear Gas Compounds; Electronic Incapacitation Devices624.731, subd. 8(a)
Telecommunications and Information Services; Obtaining Services By Fraud (Over $2,500)609.893, subd. 1
Theft Crimes (Over $5,000)See section 7: Theft Offense List
Theft of Controlled Substances609.52, subd. 3(3)(b)
Theft of Public Records609.52
Theft of Trade Secret609.52, subd. 2(a)(8)
Unauthorized Presence at Camp Ripley609.396, subd. 2
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2Accidents (Death)169.09, subd. 14(a)(1)
Aggravated Forgery (Misc.) (Non-Check)609.625; 609.635; 609.64
Bribery of Participant or Official in Contest609.825, subd. 2
Bringing Stolen Goods into State ($1,001 - $5,000)609.525
Bringing Stolen Goods into State ($501 - $1,000, w/Previous Conviction)609.525
Cellular Counterfeiting 1st Degree609.894, subd. 4
Check Forgery ($251 - $2,500)609.631, subd. 4(3)(a)
Coercion ($301 - $2,499)609.27, subd. 1(2), (3), (4), & (5)
Computer Damage ($2,500 or Less)609.88
Computer Theft ($2,500 or Less)609.89
Controlled Substance in the Fifth Degree152.025
Counterfeited Intellectual Property609.895, subd. 3(a)
Damage to Property (Over $500/Service to Public)609.595, subd. 1(2), (3), & (4)
Discharge of Firearm (Intentional)609.66, subd. 1a(a)(2)
Discharge of Firearm (Public Housing, School, or Park Zone)609.66, subd. 1a(a)(2) & (3)
Dishonored Check (Over $500)609.535, subd. 2a(a)(1)
Duty to Render Aid (Death or Great Bodily Harm)609.662, subd. 2(b)(1)
Electronic Use of False Pretense to Obtain Identity609.527, subd. 5a
Embezzlement of Public Funds ($2,500 or Less)609.54
Failure to Affix Stamp on Remaining Schedule I, II, & III Non-Narcotics297D.09, subd. 1
Failure to Control a Regulated Animal (Great Bodily Harm or Death)346.155, subd. 10(e)
Financial Transaction Card Fraud ($2,500 or Less)609.821, subd. 2(1), (2), (5), (6), (7), & (8)
Firearm Silencer609.66, subd. 1a(a)(1)
Furnishing a Dangerous Weapon609.66, subd. 1c
Furnishing Firearm to Minor609.66, subd. 1b
Gambling Regulations349.2127, subd. 1-6; 349.22, subd. 4
Identity Theft609.527, subd. 3(3)
Mail Theft609.529
Negligent Fires (Damage $2,500 or More)609.576, subd. 1(3)(iii)
Possession or Sale of Stolen or Counterfeit Check609.528, subd. 3(3)
Precious Metal and Scrap Metal Dealers,
Receiving Stolen Goods (Less than $1,000)
609.526, subd. 2(2)
Precious Metal Dealers, Regulatory Provisions325F.743
Receiving Stolen Goods ($5,000 or Less)609.53
Residential Mortgage Fraud609.822
Riot 2nd Degree609.71, subd. 2
Rustling and Livestock Theft ($2,500 or Less)609.551
Sale of Synthetic Cannabinoids152.027, subd. 6(c)
Telecommunications and Information Services; Obtaining Services by Fraud ($2,500 or Less)609.893, subd. 1
Telecommunications and Information Services; Facilitation of Telecommunications Fraud609.893, subd. 2
Terroristic Threats609.713, subd. 2
Theft Crimes ($5,000 or Less)See section 7: Theft Offense List
Theft (Looting)609.52
Theft ($1,000 or Less; Risk of Bodily Harm)609.52, subd. 3a(1)
Transfer Pistol to Ineligible Person624.7141, subd. 2
Transfer Pistol to Minor624.7132, subd. 15(b)
Unlawful Possession or Use of Scanning Device
or Reencoder
609.527, subd. 5b
Wildfire Arson609.5641, subd. 1a(a)
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1Accidents (Great Bodily Harm)169.09, subd. 14(a)(2)
Altering Livestock Certificate35.824
Assault 4th Degree609.2231, subds. 1, 2, 3, & 3a
Assault Weapon in Public if Under 21624.7181, subd. 2
Assaulting or Harming a Police Horse609.597, subd. 3(3)
Assaults Motivated by Bias609.2231, subd. 4(b)
Aiding Offender to Avoid Arrest609.495, subd. 1
Bullet-Resistant Vest During Commission of Crime609.486
Cable Communication Systems Interference609.80, subd. 2
Cellular Counterfeiting 2nd Degree609.894, subd. 3
Certification for Title on Watercraft86B.865, subd. 1
Check Forgery ($250 or Less)609.631, subd. 4(3)(b)
Child Neglect/Endangerment609.378
Counterfeited Intellectual Property609.895, subd. 3(b)
Crime Committed for Benefit of Gang609.229, subd. 3(c)
Criminal Damage to Property Motivated by Bias609.595, subd. 1a(a)
Criminal Use of Real Property (Movie Pirating)609.896
Depriving Another of Custodial or Parental Rights609.26, subd. 6(a)(1)
Discharge of Firearm (Reckless)609.66, subd. 1a(a)(3)
Discharge of Firearm at Unoccupied Transit Vehicle/Facility609.855, subd. 5
Duty to Render Aid (Substantial Bodily Harm)609.662, subd. 2(b)(2)
Escape from Civil Commitment609.485, subd. 4(a)(4)
Escape, Mental Illness609.485, subd. 4(a)(2)
Failure to Affix Stamp on
Marijuana/Hashish/Tetrahydrocannabinols
297D.09, subd. 1
Failure to Affix Stamp on Schedule IV Substances297D.09, subd. 1
Failure to Appear in Court609.49; 588.20, subd. 1
False Bill of Lading228.45; 228.47; 228.49; 228.50; 228.51
False Certification by Notary Public609.65(1)
False Declaration256.984
False Information - Certificate of Title Application168A.30, subd. 1
Financial Transaction Card Fraud609.821, subd. 2(3) & (4)
Fleeing a Peace Officer609.487, subd. 3
Forgery609.63
Forgery Related CrimesSee Forgery Related Offense List
Fraudulent Drivers' Licenses and Identification Cards609.652
Fraudulent Statements609.645
Insurance Regulations62A.41
Interference with Privacy (Subsequent Violations & Minor Victim)609.746, subd. 1(e)
Interference with Transit Operator609.855, subd. 2(c)(1)
Leaving State to Evade Establishment of Paternity609.31
Liquor Taxation (Criminal Penalties)297G.19, subds. 3, 4(c), 5(c)
Lottery Fraud609.651, subd. 1 with subd. 4(a)
Nonsupport of Spouse or Child609.375, subd. 2a
Pistol without a Permit (Subsequent Violations)624.714, subd. 1a
Prize Notices and Solicitations325F.755, subd. 7
Prostitution Crimes (Gross Misdemeanor Level) Committed in School or Park Zones609.3242, subd. 2(2)
Remove or Alter Serial Number on Firearm609.667
Sale of Simulated Controlled Substance152.097
Tampering with a Fire Alarm (Potential for Bodily Harm)609.686, subd. 2
Tax on Petroleum and Other Fuels (Willful Evasion)296A.23, subd. 2
Terroristic Threats609.713, subd. 3(a)
Theft from Abandoned or Vacant Building
($1,000 or Less)
609.52, subd. 3(3)(d)(iii)
Unlawful Acts Involving Liquor340A.701
Voting ViolationsChapters 201, 203B, & 204C
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UNRANKED Abortion617.20; 617.22; 145.412
Accomplice After the Fact609.495, subd. 3
Adulteration609.687, subd. 3(3)
Aiding Suicide609.215
Altering Engrossed Bill3.191
Animal Fighting343.31(a)(b)
Assaulting or Harming a Police Horse609.597, subd. 3(1) & (2)
Bigamy609.355
Cigarette Tax and Regulation Violations297F.20
Collusive Bidding/Price Fixing325D.53, subds. 1(3), 2, & 3
Computer Encryption609.8912
Concealing Criminal Proceeds; Engaging in Business609.496; 609.497
Corrupting Legislator609.425
Counterfeiting of Currency609.632
Damage to Property of Critical Public Service Facilities, Utilities, and Pipelines609.594
Escape with Violence from Gross Misdemeanor or Misdemeanor Offense609.485, subd. 4(a)(3)
Failure to Report626.556, subd. 6
Falsely Impersonating Another609.83
Female Genital Mutilation609.2245
Forced Execution of a Declaration145B.105
Fraudulent or Improper Financing Statements609.7475
Gambling Acts (Cheating, Certain Devices Prohibited; Counterfeit Chips; Manufacture,
Sale, Modification of Devices; Instruction)
609.76, subd. 3, 4, 5, 6, & 7
Hazardous Wastes609.671
Horse Racing - Prohibited Act240.25
Incest609.365
Insurance Fraud - Employment of Runners609.612
Interstate Compact Violation243.161
Issuing a Receipt for Goods One Does Not Have227.50
Issuing a Second Receipt Without "Duplicate"
on It
227.52
Killing or Harming a Public Safety Dog609.596, subd. 1
Labor Trafficking609.282
Lawful Gambling Fraud609.763
Metal Penetrating Bullets624.7191
Midwest Interstate Low-Level Radioactive Waste Compact; Enforcement of Compact and Laws116C.835
Misprision of Treason609.39
Motor Vehicle Excise Tax297B.10
Obscene Materials; Distribution617.241, subd. 4
Obstructing Military Forces 609.395
Pipeline Safety299J.07, subd. 2
Police Radios During Commission of Crime609.856
Racketeering, Criminal Penalties (RICO)609.904
Real and Simulated Weapons of Mass Destruction609.712
Refusal to Assist6.53
Sale of Membership Camping Contracts82A.03; 82A.13; 82A.25
Service Animal Providing Service343.21, subd. 9(f) (h)
State Lottery Fraud609.651, subd. 1 with 4(b) and subd. 2 & 3
Subdivided Land Fraud83.43
Torture or Cruelty to Pet or Companion Animal343.21, subd. 9(c) (d) (g) (i)
Treason609.385
Unauthorized Computer Access609.891
Unlawful Conduct with Documents in Furtherance of Labor or Sex Trafficking609.283
Unlawful Transfer of Sounds; Sales325E.201
Warning Subject of Investigation609.4971
Warning Subject of Surveillance or Search609.4975
Wire Communications Violations626A.02, subd. 4; 626A.03, subd. 1(b)(iii); 626A.26, subd. 2(1)(ii)
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ACriminal Sexual Conduct 1st Degree609.342
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BCriminal Sexual Conduct 2nd Degree609.343, subd. 1(c) (d) (e) (f) (h)
Solicits, Promotes, or Receives Profit Derived from Prostitution; Sex Trafficking 1st Degree609.322, subd. 1(a)
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CCriminal Sexual Conduct 3rd Degree609.344, subd. 1(c) (d) (g) (h) (i) (j) (k) (l) (m) (n) (o)
Solicits, Promotes, or Receives Profit Derived from Prostitution; Sex Trafficking 2nd Degree609.322, subd. 1a
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DCriminal Sexual Conduct 2nd Degree609.343, subd. 1(a) (b) (g)
Criminal Sexual Conduct 3rd Degree609.344, subd. 1(a) (b) (e) (f)
Dissemination of Child Pornography (Subsequent
or by Predatory Offender)
617.247, subd. 3
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ECriminal Sexual Conduct 4th Degree609.345, subd. 1(c) (d) (g) (h) (i) (j) (k) (l) (m) (n) (o)
Use Minors in Sexual Performance617.246, subds. 2, 3, 4
Dissemination of Child Pornography617.247, subd. 3
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FCriminal Sexual Conduct 4th Degree609.345, subd. 1(a) (b) (e) (f)
Possession of Child Pornography (Subsequent or by Predatory Offender)617.247, subd. 4
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GCriminal Sexual Conduct 5th Degree609.3451, subd. 3
Solicitation of Children to Engage in Sexual Conduct617.352, subd. 2
Solicitation of Children to Engage in Sexual Conduct (Electronic)609.352, subd. 2a
Indecent Exposure617.23, subd. 3
Possession of Child Pornography617.247, subd. 4
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HFailure to Register as a Predatory Offender243.166, subd. 5(b) (c)

5.B.Severity Level By Statutory Citation

Offenses subject to a mandatory life sentence, including first-degree murder and certain sex offenses under Minnesota Statutes, section 609.3455, subdivision 2, are excluded from the Guidelines by law.

Severity
Statute NumberOffense TitleLevel
3.191Altering Engrossed BillUnranked
6.53Refusal to AssistUnranked
35.824Altering Livestock Certificate1
62A.41Insurance Regulations1
80A.68 or 80B.10, subd. 1 or 80C.16, subd. 3(a)(b)Securities Violation (Over $2,500)4
80A.68 or 80B.10, subd. 1 or 80C.16, subd. 3(a)(b)Securities Violation ($2,500 or Less)3
82A.03; 82A.13;
or 82A.25
Sale of Membership Camping ContractsUnranked
83.43Subdivided Land FraudUnranked
86B.865, subd. 1Certification for Title on Watercraft1
90.41, subd. 1Bribery (State Appraiser and Scaler)4
116C.835Midwest Interstate Low-Level Radioactive Waste Compact; Enforcement of Compact and LawsUnranked
145.412AbortionUnranked
145B.105Forced Execution of a DeclarationUnranked
152.021Controlled Substance Crime 1st Degree9
152.021, subd. 2a(a)Manufacture any Amount of Methamphetamine9
152.022Controlled Substance Crime 2nd Degree8
152.023Controlled Substance Crime 3rd Degree61
152.024Controlled Substance Crime 4th Degree4
152.025Controlled Substance Crime 5th Degree2
152.0261Importing Controlled Substances Across State Borders9
152.0262Possession of Substances with Intent to Manufacture Methamphetamine5
152.027, subd. 6(c)Sale of Synthetic Cannabinoids2
152.097Sale of Simulated Controlled Substance1
152.136Anhydrous Ammonia (Tamper/Theft/Transport)3
152.137Methamphetamine Crimes Involving Children and Vulnerable Adults3
168A.30, subd. 1False Information - Certificate of Title Application1
169.09, subd. 14(a)(1)Accidents (Death)2
169.09, subd. 14(a)(2)Accidents (Great Bodily Harm)1
169A.24Felony Driving While Impaired 1st Degree71
176.178Workers Compensation Fraud (Over $5,000)3
176.178Workers Compensation Fraud ($5,000 or Less)2
201, 203B,
204C
(Chapters)
Voting Violations1
211B.13Bribery, Advancing Money, and Treating Prohibited4
227.50Issuing a Receipt for Goods One Does Not HaveUnranked
227.52Issuing a Second Receipt without "Duplicate" on itUnranked
228.45; 228.47; 228.49;
228.50; 228.51
False Bill of Lading1
240.25Horse Racing (Prohibited Act)Unranked
243.161Interstate Compact ViolationUnranked
243.166, subd. 5(b)Registration of Predatory OffendersH
243.166, subd. 5(c)Registration of Predatory Offenders (2nd or Subsequent Violations)H
243.55Bringing Contraband into State Prison4
256.98Welfare Fraud (Over $5,000)3
256.98Welfare Fraud ($5,000 or Less)2
256.984False Declaration1
268.182False Representations (Over $5,000)3
268.182False Representations ($5,000 or Less)2
289A.63Tax Evasion Laws3
296A.23, subd. 2Tax on Petroleum and Other Fuels (Willful Evasion)1
297B.10Motor Vehicle Excise TaxUnranked
297D.09, subd. 1Failure to Affix Stamp on Cocaine6
297D.09, subd. 1Failure to Affix Stamp on Hallucinogens or PCP (Angel Dust), Incl. LSD6
297D.09, subd. 1Failure to Affix Stamp on Heroin6
297D.09, subd. 1Failure to Affix Stamp on Remaining Schedule I and II Narcotics6
297D.09, subd. 1Failure to Affix Stamp on Remaining Schedule I, II, & III Non-Narcotics2
297D.09, subd. 1Failure to Affix Stamp on Marijuana/Hashish/ Tetrahydrocannabinols1
297D.09, subd. 1Failure to Affix Stamp on Schedule IV Substance1
297E.13, subd. 1-4Gambling Taxes3
297F.20Cigarette Tax and Regulation ViolationsUnranked
297G.19, subd. 3, 4(c),
5(c)
Liquor Taxation (Criminal Penalties)1
297I.90, subd. 1& 2Insurance Tax3
299F.79Intent to Manufacture Explosives5
299F.80, subd. 1Possession of Explosives Without Permit5
299F.82, subd. 1Transfer of Explosives5
299F.83Negligent Discharge of Explosive5
299J.07, subd. 2Pipeline SafetyUnranked
307.08, subd. 2(a)Damages; Illegal Molestation of Human Remains; Burials; Cemeteries3
325D.53, subd. 1(2)(a)Price Fixing/Collusive Bidding6
325D.53, subd. 1(1),
subd. 1(2)(b)(c)
Price Fixing/Collusive Bidding5
325D.53, subd. 1(3),
subd. 2 & 3
Price Fixing/Collusive BiddingUnranked
325E.201Unlawful Transfer of Sounds; SalesUnranked
325F.743Precious Metal Dealers, Regulatory Provisions2
325F.755, subd. 7Prize Notices and Solicitations1
340A.701Unlawful Acts Involving Liquor1
343.21, subd. 9(c)(d)(g)(i)Torture or Cruelty to Pet or Companion AnimalUnranked
343.21, subd. 9(f)(h)Service Animal Providing ServiceUnranked
343.31 (a)(b)Animal FightingUnranked
346.155Failure to Control a Regulated Animal (Great Bodily Harm or Death)2
349.2127, subd. 1-6; 349.22, subd. 4Gambling Regulations2
393.07, subd. 10Federal Food Stamp Program (Over $5,000)3
393.07, subd. 10Federal Food Stamp Program ($5,000 or Less)2
471.392False Declaration of Claim (Over $5,000)3
471.392False Declaration of Claim ($5,000 or Less)2
514.02, subd. 1(b)Non-payment for Improvement (Over $5,000; Proceeds of Payments; Acts Constituting Theft)3
514.02, subd. 1(b)Non-payment for Improvement ($5,000 or Less; Proceeds of Payments; Acts Constituting Theft)2
518B.01, subd. 14(d)Violation of an Order for Protection4
588.20, subd. 1Failure to Appear in Court1
609.165, subd. 1bCertain Persons Not to Have Firearms6
609.19, subd. 1Murder 2nd Degree (Intentional Murder; Unintentional Drive-By-Shootings)11
609.19, subd. 2Murder 2nd Degree (Unintentional Murder)10
609.195(a)Murder 3rd Degree10
609.195(b)Murder 3rd Degree9
609.20(1), (2) & (5)Manslaughter 1st Degree9
609.20(3) & (4)Manslaughter 1st Degree8
609.205(1) & (5)Manslaughter 2nd Degree - Culpable Negligence8
609.205(2), (3) & (4)Manslaughter 2nd Degree - Hunting Accident5
609.21, subd. 1a(a)Criminal Vehicular Homicide or Operation (Death)8
609.21, subd. 1a(b)Criminal Vehicular Homicide or Operation - (Great Bodily Harm)5
609.21, subd. 1a(c)Criminal Vehicular Homicide or Operation (Substantial Bodily Harm)3
609.215Aiding SuicideUnranked
609.221Assault 1st Degree (Great Bodily Harm)9
609.222Assault 2nd Degree (Dangerous Weapon)6
609.223, subd. 1Assault 3rd Degree (Substantial Bodily Harm)42
609.223, subd. 2Assault 3rd Degree (Bodily Harm, Pattern of Child Abuse)4
609.223, subd. 3Assault 3rd Degree (Bodily Harm, Victim under 4)4
609.2231, subd. 1Assault 4th Degree (Bodily Harm, Peace Officer)1
609.2231, subd. 2Assault 4th Degree (Bodily Harm, Firefighters and Emergency Medical Personnel)1
609.2231, subd. 3Assault 4th Degree (Bodily Harm, Corrections Employee)12
609.2231, subd. 3aAssault 4th Degree (Bodily Harm, Secure Treatment Facility Personnel)12
609.2231, subd. 4(b)Assaults Motivated by Bias1
609.224, subd. 4Assault 5th Degree (3rd or Subsequent Violation)4
609.2241Knowing Transfer of Communicable Diseasesee note3
609.2242, subd. 4Domestic Assault4
609.2245Female Genital MutilationUnranked
609.2247Domestic Assault by Strangulation4
609.228Great Bodily Harm Caused by Distribution of Drugs8
609.229, subd. 3(a)Crime Committed for Benefit of Gangsee note4
609.229, subd. 3(c)Crime Committed for Benefit of Gang1
609.2325, subd. 3(a)(1)Criminal Abuse of Vulnerable Adult (Death)9
609.2325, subd. 3(a)(2)Criminal Abuse of Vulnerable Adult (Great Bodily Harm)8
609.2325, subd. 3(a)(3)Criminal Abuse of Vulnerable Adult (Substantial Bodily Harm)4
609.233, subd. 2a(1)Deprivation of Vulnerable Adult (Great Bodily Harm)8
609.233, subd. 2a(2)Deprivation of Vulnerable Adult (Substantial Bodily Harm)5
609.2335Financial Exploitation of Vulnerable Adult (Over $35,000)7
609.2335Financial Exploitation of Vulnerable Adult (Over $5,000)5
609.2335Financial Exploitation of Vulnerable Adult ($5,000 or Less)4
609.235Use of Drugs to Injure or Facilitate Crime4
609.24Simple Robbery5
609.245, subd. 1Aggravated Robbery 1st Degree8
609.245, subd. 2Aggravated Robbery 2nd Degree6
609.25, subd. 2(1)Kidnapping (Safe Release/No Great Bodily Harm)6
609.25, subd. 2(2)Kidnapping (Great Bodily Harm)9
609.25, subd. 2(2)Kidnapping (Unsafe Release)8
609.25, subd. 2(2)Kidnapping (Victim under 16)8
609.255, subd. 2False Imprisonment (Restraint)3
609.255, subd. 3(b)False Imprisonment (Demonstrable Bodily Harm)3
609.255, subd. 3(c)False Imprisonment (Substantial Bodily Harm)4
609.26, subd. 6(a)(1)Depriving Another of Custodial or Parental Rights1
609.26, subd. 6(a)(2)Depriving Another of Custodial or Parental Rights3
609.2662(1)Murder of an Unborn Child 2nd Degree11
609.2662(2)Murder of an Unborn Child 2nd Degree10
609.2663Murder of an Unborn Child 3rd Degree10
609.2664(1) & (2)Manslaughter of an Unborn Child 1st Degree9
609.2664(3)Manslaughter of an Unborn Child 1st Degree8
609.2665(1)Manslaughter of an Unborn Child 2nd Degree8
609.2665(2), (3), & (4)Manslaughter of an Unborn Child 2nd Degree5
609.267Assault of an Unborn Child 1st Degree9
609.2671Assault of an Unborn Child 2nd Degree4
609.268, subd. 1Death of an Unborn Child in Commission of Crime9
609.268, subd. 2Injury of an Unborn Child in Commission of Crime4
609.27, subd. 1(1)Coercion (Threat Bodily Harm)3
609.27, subd. 1(2)(3)(4)(5)Coercion (Property Value Over $2,500)3
609.27, subd. 1(2)(3)(4)(5)Coercion (Property Value $301 - $2,500)2
609.282Labor TraffickingUnranked
609.283Unlawful Conduct with Documents in Furtherance of Labor or Sex TraffickingUnranked
609.31Leaving State to Evade Paternity1
609.322, subd. 1(a)Solicits, Promotes, or Receives Profit Derived from Prostitution; Sex Trafficking 1st DegreeB
609.322, subd. 1(b)Aggravating Factors for Solicitation or Promotion of Prostitution; Sex Traffickingsee note5
609.322, subd. 1aSolicits, Promotes, or Receives Profit Derived from Prostitution; Sex Trafficking 2nd DegreeC
609.324, subd. 1(a)Engage or Hire a Minor to Engage in Prostitution9
609.324, subd. 1(b)Engage or Hire a Minor to Engage in Prostitution5
609.324, subd. 1(c)Engage or Hire a Minor to Engage in Prostitution3
609.3242, subd. 2(2)Prostitution Crimes (Gross Misd. Level) Committed in School or Park Zones1
609.342Criminal Sexual Conduct 1st DegreeA
609.343, subd. 1(a)(b)(g)Criminal Sexual Conduct 2nd DegreeD
609.343, subd. 1(c)(d)(e) (f)(h)Criminal Sexual Conduct 2nd DegreeB
609.344, subd. 1(a)Criminal Sexual Conduct 3rd Degree (By Definition Perpetrator Must be a Juvenile)D
609.344, subd. 1(b)(e)(f)Criminal Sexual Conduct 3rd DegreeD
609.344, subd. 1(c)(d)(g) (h)(i)(j)(k)(l)(m)(n)(o)Criminal Sexual Conduct 3rd DegreeC
609.345, subd. 1(a)Criminal Sexual Conduct 4th Degree (By Definition Perpetrator Must be a Juvenile)F
609.345, subd. 1(b)(e)(f)Criminal Sexual Conduct 4th DegreeF
609.345, subd. 1(c)(d)(g) (h)(i)(j)(k)(l)(m)(n)(o)Criminal Sexual Conduct 4th DegreeE
609.3451, subd. 3Criminal Sexual Conduct 5th DegreeG
609.3453Criminal Sexual Predatory Conductsee note6
609.352, subd. 2Solicitation of Children to Engage in Sexual ConductG
609.352, subd. 2aSolicitation of Children to Engage in Sexual Conduct (Electronic)G
609.355BigamyUnranked
609.365IncestUnranked
609.375, subd. 2aNonsupport of Spouse or Child1
609.377, subd. 3Malicious Punishment of Child (2nd or Subsequent Violation)4
609.377, subd. 4Malicious Punishment of Child (Bodily Harm)4
609.377, subd. 5Malicious Punishment of Child (Substantial Bodily Harm)4
609.377, subd. 6Malicious Punishment of Child (Great Bodily Harm)8
609.378Child Neglect/Endangerment1
609.385TreasonUnranked
609.39Misprision of TreasonUnranked
609.395Obstructing Military ForcesUnranked
609.396, subd. 2Unauthorized Presence at Camp Ripley3
609.42, subd. 1
all sections
Bribery4
609.425Corrupting LegislatorUnranked
609.445Failure to Pay Over State Funds (Over $5,000)3
609.445Failure to Pay Over State Funds ($5,000 or Less)2
609.455Permitting False Claims Against Government (Over $5,000)3
609.455Permitting False Claims Against Government ($5,000 or Less)2
609.465Presenting False Claims to Public Officer (Over $5,000)3
609.465Presenting False Claims to Public Officer ($5,000, or Less)2
609.466Medical Assistance Fraud (Over $5,000)3
609.466Medical Assistance Fraud ($5,000 or Less)2
609.48 subd. 4(1)Perjury (Felony Trial)5
609.48, subd. 4(2)Perjury (Other Trial)4
609.485, subd. 4(a)(1)Escape from Felony Offense37
609.485, subd. 4(a)(2)Escape, Mental Illness1
609.485, subd. 4(a)(3)Escape with Violence from Gross
Misdemeanor or Misdemeanor Offense
Unranked
609.485, subd. 4(a)(4)Escape from Civil Commitment1
609.485, subd. 4(a)(5)Escape from Civil Commitment, Sexually Dangerous Persons3
609.485, subd. 4(b)Escape with Violence from Felony Offense8
609.486Bullet-Resistant Vest During Crime1
609.487, subd. 3Fleeing Peace Officer1
609.487, subd. 4(a)Fleeing Peace Officer (Death)10
609.487, subd. 4(b)Fleeing Peace Officer (Great Bodily Harm)6
609.487, subd. 4(c)Fleeing Peace Officer (Substantial Bodily Harm)4
609.49Failure to Appear in Court1
609.493Solicitation of Mentally Impaired Personssee note8
609.494, subd. 2(b)Solicitation of Juvenilessee note8
609.495, subd. 1Aiding an Offender to Avoid Arrest1
609.495, subd. 3Accomplice after the FactUnranked
609.495, subd. 4Taking Responsibility for Criminal Actssee note9
609.496; 609.497Concealing Criminal Proceeds; Engaging in BusinessUnranked
609.4971Warning Subject of InvestigationUnranked
609.4975Warning Subject of Surveillance or SearchUnranked
609.498, subd. 1aTampering with a Witness 1st Degree5
609.498, subd. 1bTampering with a Witness Aggravated 1st Degree9
609.50, subd. 2Obstructing Legal Process, Arrest, Firefighting, or Ambulance Service Personnel Crew3
609.504Disarming a Peace Officer3
609.52, all sections10Theft of Public Funds (Over $5,000)3
609.52, all sections10Theft of Public Funds ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, all sections10Theft from Person4
609.52, all sections10Theft of Public Records3
609.52, all sections10Theft (Looting)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(1)Theft (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(1)Theft ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(1)Theft of a Motor Vehicle411
609.52, subd. 2(a)(2)Taking Pledged Property (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(2)Taking Pledged Property ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(3) with subd. 3(1)Theft by Check/False Representation (Over $35,000)6
609.52, subd. 2(a)(3)(i)Theft by Check ($5,001 - $35,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(3)(i)Theft by Check ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(3)(ii-v)Theft by False Representation ($5,001 - $35,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(3)(ii-v)Theft by False Representation ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(4) with subd. 3(1)Theft by Trick (Over $35,000)6
609.52, subd. 2(a)(4)Theft by Trick ($5,001 - $35,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(4)Theft by Trick ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(5)Temporary Theft (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(5)Temporary Theft ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(6)Refusing to Return Lost Property (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(6)Refusing to Return Lost Property ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(7)Theft from Coin Operated Machine (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(7)Theft from Coin Operated Machine ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(8)Theft of Trade Secret3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(9)Theft of Leased Property (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(9)Theft of Leased Property ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(10) & (11)Altering Serial Number (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(10) & (11)Altering Serial Number ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(12)Theft of Cable TV Services (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(12)Theft of Cable TV Services ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(13)Theft of Services (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(13)Theft of Services ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(14)Theft of Telecommunication Services (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(14)Theft of Telecommunication Services ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(15)(16) with subd. 3(1)Diversion of Corporate Property (Over $35,000)6
609.52, subd. 2(a)(15)(16)Diversion of Corporate Property ($5,001 - $35,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(15)(16)Diversion of Corporate Property ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 2(a)(17)10Motor Vehicle Use Without Consent311
609.52, subd. 2(a)(18)Theft of Motor Fuel from Retailer (Over $5,000)3
609.52, subd. 2(a)(18)Theft of Motor Fuel from Retailer ($5,000 or Less)2
609.52, subd. 3a(1)Theft ($1,000 or Less; Risk of Bodily Harm)2
609.52, subd. 3a(2)Theft (Over $1,000; Risk of Bodily Harm)see note12
609.52, subd. 3a(2)Theft ($501-$1,000, and Prior Conviction; Risk of Bodily Harm)see note12
609.52, subd. 3(1)Theft of Firearm4
609.52, subd. 3(2)Theft of Incendiary Device4
609.52, subd. 3(2)Theft of Controlled Substances4
609.52, subd. 3(3)(b)Theft of Controlled Substances3
609.52, subd. 3(3)(d)(iii)Theft from an Abandoned or Vacant Building ($1,000 or Less)1
609.521Possession of Shoplifting Gear3
609.525, all sectionsBringing Stolen Goods into State (Over $5,000)3
609.525, all sectionsBringing Stolen Goods into State ($1,001 - $5,000)2
609.525, all sectionsBringing Stolen Goods into State ($501 - $1,000, w/Previous Conviction)2
609.526Precious Metal and Scrap Metal Dealers, Receiving Stolen Goods (2nd or Subsequent Violations)4
609.526, subd. 2(1)Precious Metal and Scrap Metal Dealers, Receiving Stolen Goods ($1,000 or More)3
609.526, subd. 2(2)Precious Metal and Scrap Metal Dealers, Receiving Stolen Goods (Less than $1,000)2
609.527, subd. 3(3)Identity Theft2
609.527, subd. 3(4)Identity Theft3
609.527, subd. 3(5)Identity Theft8
609.527, subd. 5aElectronic Use of False Pretense to Obtain Identity2
609.527, subd. 5bUnlawful Possession or Use of Scanning Device or Reencoder2
609.528, subd. 3(3)Possession or Sale of Stolen or Counterfeit Check2
609.528, subd. 3(4)Possession or Sale of Stolen or Counterfeit Check3
609.529Mail Theft2
609.53Receiving Stolen Goods (Over $5,000)3
609.53Receiving Stolen Goods ($5,000 or Less)2
609.53Receiving Stolen Property (Firearm)4
609.535, subd. 2a(a)(1)Dishonored Check (Over $500)2
609.54, all sectionsEmbezzlement of Public Funds (Over $2,500)3
609.54, all sectionsEmbezzlement of Public Funds ($2,500 or Less)2
609.551, all sectionsRustling of Livestock (Over $2,500)3
609.551, all sectionsRustling of Livestock ($2,500 or Less)2
609.561, all sectionsArson 1st Degree8
609.562Arson 2nd Degree5
609.563, all sectionsArson 3rd Degree3
609.5641, subd. 1a(a)Wildfire Arson2
609.5641, subd. 1a(b)Wildfire Arson (Damage over Five Dwellings, Burns 500 Acres or More, or Crops in Excess of $100,000)7
609.5641, subd. 1a(c)Wildfire Arson (Damage over 100 Dwellings, Burns 1,500 Acres or More, or Crops in Excess of $250,000)8
609.5641, subd. 1a(d)Wildfire Arson (Demonstrable Bodily Harm)5
609.576, subd. 1(1)Negligent Fires (Great Bodily Harm)4
609.576, subd. 1(3)(iii)Negligent Fires (Damage $2,500 or More)2
609.576, subd. 2Dangerous Smoking3
609.582, subd. 1(a)Burglary 1st Degree (Occupied Dwelling)613
609.582, subd. 1(b) (c)Burglary 1st Degree (w/Weapon or Assault)8
609.582, subd. 2(a)(1) (2)Burglary 2nd Degree (Dwelling/Bank)5
609.582, subd. 2(a)(3) (4)Burglary 2nd Degree (Pharmacy/Tool)4
609.582, subd. 2(b)Burglary 2nd Degree (Government Building, Religious Est., Historic Property, or School Building)5
609.582, subd. 3Burglary 3rd Degree (Nonresidential)4
609.586, subd. 2Possession of Code Grabbing Devices3
609.59Possession of Burglary Tools3
609.591, subd. 3(1)Hinder Logging (Great Bodily Harm)3
609.593Damage or Theft (Energy Transmission or Telecommunications)3
609.594Damage to Property (Critical Service Facilities, Utilities, and Pipelines)Unranked
609.595, subd. 1(1)Damage to Property (Risk Bodily Harm)3
609.595, subd. 1(2) (3) (4)Damage to Property (Over $500/Service to Public)2
609.595, subd. 1a(a)Damage to Property (Motivated by Bias)1
609.596, subd. 1Killing or Harming a Public Safety DogUnranked
609.597, subd. 3(3)Assaulting or Harming a Police Horse1
609.597, subd. 3(1) & (2)Assaulting or Harming a Police HorseUnranked
609.611, all sectionsDefrauding Insurer (Over $5,000)3
609.611, all sectionsDefrauding Insurer ($5,000 or Less)2
609.612Insurance Fraud (Employment of Runners)Unranked
609.615, all sectionsDefeating Security on Realty (Over $5,000)3
609.615, all sectionsDefeating Security on Realty ($5,000 or Less)2
609.62, all sectionsDefeating Security on Personalty (Over $5,000)3
609.62, all sectionsDefeating Security on Personalty ($5,000 or Less)2
609.625, all sectionsAggravated Forgery (Non-Check)2
609.63, all sectionsForgery1
609.631, subd. 4(1)Check Forgery (Over $35,000)5
609.631, subd. 4(2)Check Forgery (Over $2,500)3
609.631, subd. 4(3)(a)Check Forgery ($251 - $2,500)2
609.631, subd. 4(3)(b)Check Forgery ($250 or Less)1
609.632Counterfeiting CurrencyUnranked
609.635Obtaining Signature by False Pretense2
609.64Recording, Filing of Forged Instrument2
609.645Fraudulent Statements1
609.65(1)False Certification by Notary Public1
609.651, subd. 1 with 4(a)State Lottery Fraud1
609.651, subd. 1 with 4(b) and subd. 2 & 3State Lottery FraudUnranked
609.652Fraudulent Drivers' Licenses and Identification Cards1
609.66, subd. 1a(a)(1)Firearm Silencer2
609.66, subd. 1a(a)(1)Firearm Silencer (Public Housing, School or Park Zone)3
609.66, subd. 1a(a)(2)& (3)Discharge of Firearm (Public Housing, School or Park Zone)2
609.66, subd. 1a(a)(2)Discharge of Firearm (Intentional)2
609.66, subd. 1a(a)(3)Discharge of Firearm (Reckless)1
609.66, subd. 1bFurnishing Firearm to a Minor2
609.66, subd. 1cFurnishing a Dangerous Weapon2
609.66, subd. 1d(a)Dangerous Weapons on School Property4
609.66, subd. 1e(a)Drive-By Shooting (Unoccupied Motor Vehicle or Building)3
609.66, subd. 1e(b)Drive-By Shooting (Toward a Person or Occupied Motor Vehicle or Building)8
609.66, subd. 1gWeapon in Courthouse/Certain State Buildings4
609.662, subd. 2(b)(1)Duty to Render Aid (Death or Great Bodily Harm)2
609.662, subd. 2(b)(2)Duty to Render Aid (Substantial Bodily Harm)1
609.667Remove or Alter Serial Number on Firearm1
609.668, subd. 6Explosive Devices/Incendiary Devices6
609.67, subd. 2Possession/Ownership of Machine and Shortbarreled Shotguns3
609.671Hazardous WastesUnranked
609.686, subd. 2Tampering w/Fire Alarm System (Results in Bodily Harm)3
609.686, subd. 2Tampering w/Fire Alarm System (Potential for Bodily Harm)1
609.687, subd. 3(1)Adulteration Resulting in Death11
609.687, subd. 3(2)Adulteration Resulting in Bodily Harm4
609.687, subd. 3(3)AdulterationUnranked
609.71, subd. 1Riot 1st Degree8
609.71, subd. 2Riot 2nd Degree2
609.712Real/Simulated Weapons of Mass DestructionUnranked
609.713, subd. 1Terroristic Threats - Violence Threat/Evacuation4
609.713, subd. 2Terroristic Threats - Bomb Threat2
609.713, subd. 3(a)Terroristic Threats - Replica Firearm1
609.714Offense in Furtherance of Terrorismsee note14
609.746, subd. 1(e)Interference with Privacy (Subsequent Violations or Minor Victim)1
609.7475Fraudulent or Improper Financing StatementsUnranked
609.748, subd. 6(d)Violation of Harassment Restraining Order4
609.749, subd. 3(a) (b)Stalking (Aggravated Violations)4
609.749, subd. 4(a)Stalking (2nd or Subsequent Violations)4
609.749, subd. 4(b)Stalking (3rd or Subsequent Violations)5
609.749, subd. 5Stalking (Pattern of Conduct)5
609.76, subd. 2Sports Bookmaking4
609.76, subd. 3, 4, 5,
6, & 7
Gambling Acts (Cheating, Certain Devices Prohibited; Counterfeit Chips; Manufacture, Sale, Modification of Devices; Instruction)Unranked
609.763Lawful Gambling FraudUnranked
609.776Interference with Emergency Communications5
609.78, subd. 2aEmergency Telephone Calls and Communications (Reporting Fictitious Emergency Resulting in Serious Injury or Death)8
609.78, subd. 2b(1)Emergency Telephone Calls and Communications (3rd or Subsequent, Making Calls When No Emergency Exists)4
609.78, subd. 2b(2)Emergency Telephone Calls and Communications (Blocks, Interferes, Prevents Using Multiple Communication Devices or Electronic Means)5
609.80, subd. 2Cable Communication Systems Interference1
609.82, all sectionsFraud in Obtaining Credit (Over $5,000)3
609.82, all sectionsFraud in Obtaining Credit ($5,000 or Less)2
609.821, subd. 2(1) (2) (5) (6) (7) (8)Financial Transaction Card Fraud (Over $2,500)3
609.821, subd. 2(1) (2) (5) (6) (7) (8)Financial Transaction Card Fraud ($2,500 or Less)2
609.821, subd. 2(3) (4)Financial Transaction Card Fraud1
609.821, subd. 3(1)(i)Financial Transaction Card Fraud (Over $35,000)5
609.822Residential Mortgage Fraud2
609.825, subd. 2Bribery of Participant or Official in Contest2
609.83Falsely Impersonating AnotherUnranked
609.85(1)Dangerous Trespass, Railroad Tracks3
609.851, subd. 2False Traffic Signal3
609.855, subd 2(c)(1)Interference with Transit Operator1
609.855, subd. 5Discharge Firearm at Occupied Transit Vehicle/Facility6
609.855, subd. 5Discharge Firearm at Unoccupied Transit Vehicle/Facility1
609.856Police Radios During Commission of CrimeUnranked
609.86Commercial Bribery4
609.88Computer Damage (Over $2,500)3
609.88Computer Damage ($2,500 or Less)2
609.89Computer Theft (Over $2,500)3
609.89Computer Theft ($2,500 or Less)2
609.891Unauthorized Computer AccessUnranked
609.8912Computer EncryptionUnranked
609.893, subd. 1Telecommunications and Information Services; Obtaining Services by Fraud (Over $2,500)3
609.893, subd. 1Telecommunications and Information Services; Obtaining Services by Fraud ($2,500 or Less)2
609.893, subd. 2Telecommunications and Information Services; Facilitation of Telecommunications Fraud2
609.894, subd. 3Cellular Counterfeiting 2nd Degree1
609.894, subd. 4Cellular Counterfeiting 1st Degree2
609.895, subd. 3(a)Counterfeited Intellectual Property2
609.895, subd. 3(b)Counterfeited Intellectual Property1
609.896Criminal Use of Real Property (Movie Pirating)1
609.904Racketeering (RICO)Unranked
617.20AbortionUnranked
617.22AbortionUnranked
617.23, subd. 3Indecent ExposureG
617.241, subd. 4Obscene Materials - DistributionUnranked
617.246Use of Minors in Sexual Performance ProhibitedE
617.247, subd. 3Dissemination of Pictorial Representation of Minors (Subsequent or by Predatory Offenders)D
617.247, subd. 3Dissemination of Pictorial Representation of MinorsE
617.247, subd. 4Possession of Pictorial Representation of Minors (Subsequent or by Predatory Offenders)F
617.247, subd. 4Possession of Pictorial Representation of MinorsG
624.713, subd. 2(a)Certain Persons Not to Have Firearms3
624.713, subd. 2(b)Certain Persons Not to Have Firearms6
624.7132, subd. 15(b)Transfer Pistol to Minor2
624.714, subd. 1aPistol Without Permit (Subsequent Violations)1
624.7141, subd. 2Transfer Pistol to Ineligible Person2
624.7181, subd. 2Assault Weapon in Public (Under 21)1
624.7191Metal Penetrating BulletsUnranked
624.731, subd. 8(a)Tear Gas and Tear Gas Compounds; Electronic Incapacitation Devices3
624.732, subd. 2Intentional Release of Harmful Substance 3
626A.02, subd. 4;
626A.03
, subd. 1(b)(ii);
626A.26
, subd. 2(1)(ii)
Wire Communications ViolationsUnranked
626.556, subd. 6Failure to ReportUnranked
629.75, subd. 2(d)Violation of a Domestic Abuse No Contact Order4
641.165, subd. 2(b)Bring Dangerous Weapon into County Jail4

1 See section 2.C. and Appendix 1, to determine the presumptive disposition.

2 See section 2.C. and Appendix 1, to determine the presumptive disposition for a felony assault committed by an inmate serving an executed term of imprisonment or for assault on secure treatment facility personnel.

3 See section 2.A.5, to determine the presumptive sentence.

4 See section 2.G.10, to determine the presumptive sentence.

5 See section 2.G., to determine the presumptive sentence.

6 See section 2.G.8, to determine the presumptive sentence.

7 See section 2.C. and Appendix 1, to determine the presumptive disposition for an escape from an executed sentence.

8 See section 2.G.3, to determine the presumptive sentence.

9 See section 2.G.6, to determine the presumptive sentence.

10 Includes offenses sentenced according to Minnesota Statutes, section 609.52, subdivision 3(3)(d).

11 See Comment 2.A.05, for commentary on motor vehicle offense severity levels.

12 See section 2.A.2.a-b, to determine the severity level.

13 See section 2.C.3.b and Appendix 1, to determine the presumptive disposition.

14 See section 2.G.7, to determine the presumptive sentence.