Trespass generally involves the act of entering into a vehicle, building or piece of real property without permission.  Depending on the property involved you could be facing either a misdemeanor or a felony.  The following are the most common charges for trespass in Illinois

  • Criminal Trespass to Vehicle 720 ILCS 5/21-2

  • Criminal Trespass to Real Property 720 ILCS 5/21-3

  • Criminal Trespass to State Supported Land 720 ILCS 5/21-5

  • Criminal Trespass to a Place of Public Amusement 720 ILCS 5/21-9

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