Criminal Contempt in the First Degree, in violation of N.Y. Penal Law Section 215.51, is a class E Felony and is subject to the following penalties:

  • Up to 4 years in State Prison/Department of Corrections and Community Supervision.
  • Up to 5 years of Probation.
  • Up to $5000 in fines or double the gain from the crime; and
  • Restitution, if applicable.