Attempted Forcible Rape - Missouri Sexual Assault Laws

In Missouri, the criminal charge of Attempted Forcible Rape is classified as a Felony.

Attempted Forcible Rape Crime & Punishment in Missouri :

The Missouri code § 566.030 defines one degrees of the crime attempted forcible rape, each with associated punishments. The degree of the crime depends on the specifics of the crime committed, with higher degrees of the charge generally receiving harsher punishments.

Severity Attempted Forcible Rape - Charge Description Punishment
  • If serious physical injury results or a deadly weapon is used or multiple persons take part.
  • 10 years to life
  • 5 years to life

Attempted Forcible Rape is a charge that is unique to Missouri. Crimes that would be prosecuted as attempted forcible rape in Missouri will be prosecuted under a different statute depending on the state in which the crime takes place.

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