Home Invasion

Elements of Offense - Ann Arbor, MI - Washtenaw County

The felony offense of Home Invasion is a felony crime punishable by up to 20 years imprisonment, depending on the circumstances of the case. A person commits the offense of Home Invasion in the First Degree if he/she breaks and enters a dwelling with intent to commit a felony, larceny, or assault in the dwelling, or commits a felony, larceny, or assault after entering a dwelling without permission, if during the crime he/she was armed with a dangerous weapon or another person was lawfully present in the dwelling. Home Invasion in the First Degree is punishable by up to 20 years imprisonment. A person convicted of Home Invasion in the First Degree in Washtenaw County will typically spend between 7-10 years in prison.

A person commits the offense of Home Invasion in the Second Degree if he/she breaks and enters a dwelling with intent to commit a felony, larceny, or assault in the dwelling, or commits a felony, larceny, or assault after entering a dwelling without permission. Home Invasion in the Second Degree is punishable by up to 15 years imprisonment. A person convicted of Home Invasion in the Second Degree in Washtenaw County will typically spend between 3-4 years in prison.

A person commits the offense of Home Invasion in the Third Degree if the person does either of the following: breaks and enters a dwelling with intent to commit a misdemeanor in the dwelling or enters a dwelling without permission and, at any time while he or she is entering, present in, or exiting the dwelling, commits a misdemeanor OR breaks and enters a dwelling or enters a dwelling without permission and, at any time while the person is entering, present in, or exiting the dwelling, violates a bond, probation, parole, or PPO condition set forth to protect a named person. Home Invasion in the Third Degree is punishable by up to 5 years imprisonment. A person convicted of Home Invasion in the Third Degree in Washtenaw County will typically spend between 6 to 12 months in the county jail with supervised probation of 2-3 years to follow.