Article 457 of the Penal Code

  Penal Code

Whoever, before any of the officials mentioned in the previous article, pretends to be responsible or victim of a criminal offense or denounces a non-existent one, causing procedural actions, will be punished with a fine of six to twelve months.

art 457 cp

Article 457 of the Penal Code Spanish refers to the simulation of crimes and false denunciations before a judicial or administrative official.

  • Penal Code
    • BOOK II: crimes and their sorrows
      • Title XX: Crimes against the Administration of Justice

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