Canadian Criminal Sentencing/Offences/Trespassing at Night
|Trespassing at Night|
|s. 177 of the Crim. Code|
|Election / Plea|
|Avail. Disp.||Discharge (730)|
Conditional Sentence (742.1)
|Maximum||6 months jail or $5,000 fine|
|Offence Elements |
Trespassing at night
177. Every one who, without lawful excuse, the proof of which lies on him, loiters or prowls at night on the property of another person near a dwelling-house situated on that property is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction.
R.S., c. C-34, s. 173.