C.R.S. Section 18-4-507
Defacing or destruction of written instruments


Every person who defaces or destroys any written instrument evidencing a property right, whether vested or contingent, with the intent to defraud commits a class 2 misdemeanor.

Source: Section 18-4-507 — Defacing or destruction of written instruments, https://leg.­colorado.­gov/sites/default/files/images/olls/crs2023-title-18.­pdf (accessed Oct. 20, 2023).

18–4–101
Definitions
18–4–102
First degree arson
18–4–103
Second degree arson
18–4–104
Third degree arson
18–4–105
Fourth degree arson
18–4–201
Definitions
18–4–202
First degree burglary
18–4–203
Second degree burglary
18–4–204
Third degree burglary
18–4–205
Possession of burglary tools
18–4–301
Robbery
18–4–302
Aggravated robbery
18–4–305
Use of photographs, video tapes, or films of property
18–4–401
Theft
18–4–403
Statutory intent
18–4–404
Obtaining control over any stolen thing of value - conviction
18–4–405
Rights in stolen property
18–4–406
Concealment of goods
18–4–407
Questioning of person suspected of theft without liability
18–4–408
Theft of trade secrets - penalty
18–4–409
Motor vehicle theft - definitions
18–4–409.5
Unauthorized use of a motor vehicle - definition
18–4–411
Transactions for profit in stolen goods
18–4–412
Theft of medical records or medical information - penalty - definitions
18–4–413
Mandatory sentencing for repeated felony theft from a store - store defined
18–4–414
Evidence of value
18–4–415
Use of photographs, video tapes, or films of property
18–4–416
Theft by resale of a lift ticket or coupon
18–4–417
Unlawful acts - theft detection devices
18–4–420
Chop shop activity - ownership or operation of a chop shop - altered or removed identification number - penalties - definitions
18–4–501
Criminal mischief
18–4–502
First degree criminal trespass
18–4–503
Second degree criminal trespass
18–4–504
Third degree criminal trespass
18–4–504.5
Definition of premises
18–4–505
First degree criminal tampering
18–4–506
Second degree criminal tampering
18–4–506.3
Tampering with equipment associated with oil or gas gathering operations - penalty
18–4–506.5
Tampering with a utility meter - penalty
18–4–507
Defacing or destruction of written instruments
18–4–508
Defacing, destroying, or removing landmarks, monuments, or accessories
18–4–509
Defacing a cave - definitions
18–4–510
Defacing posted notice
18–4–511
Littering of public or private property - repeal
18–4–512
Abandonment of a motor vehicle
18–4–513
Criminal use of a noxious substance
18–4–514
Use of photographs, video tapes, or films of property
18–4–515
Entry to survey property - exception to criminal trespass
18–4–516
Criminal operation of a device in motion picture theater
18–4–601
Definitions
18–4–602
Unlawful transfer for sale
18–4–603
Unlawful trafficking in unlawfully transferred articles
18–4–604
Dealing in unlawfully packaged recorded articles
18–4–604.3
Unlawful recording of a live performance
18–4–604.7
Trafficking in unlawfully recorded live performance
18–4–605
Applicability
18–4–606
Confiscation and disposition of items
18–4–607
Restitution
18–4–701
Theft of cable service - definitions
18–4–702
Civil action - damages
18–4–703
Severability
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Current through Fall 2024

§ 18-4-507’s source at colorado​.gov