Menacing in the 3rd Degree means the police allege that you intentionally placed or attempted to place someone in fear of injury or death.

Menacing in the 3rd degree is a class B misdemeanor under  NY Penal Law §120.15. If you are convicted of this crime, you face up to 90 days in local/County jail and/or 1 year of probation supervision. This type of menacing typically occurs when someone pushes, grabs, strikes, or lunges at someone while threatening that person.