Indirect Criminal Contempt (ICC)

This is a criminal charge for the violation of a civil protection order. An ICC conviction carries a maximum sentence of 6 months of incarceration and a $1,000 fine. In Berks County there is a mandatory $300 fine for an ICC conviction.

An ICC conviction can result in incarceration as well as an extension of the underlying PFA. It is very important that you speak to an attorney about how best to handle your case. Call our criminal defense lawyers in Reading, PA at 610-372-5128 or submit your case on the "Ask an attorney" link.