Tennessee Code Annotated
Title 39: Criminal Offenses
Chapter 13: Offenses Against Person
Part 3: Kidnapping and False Imprisonment
TCA 39-13-302: False imprisonment.
(a) A person commits the offense of false imprisonment who knowingly removes or confines another unlawfully so as to interfere substantially with the other's liberty.
(b) False imprisonment is a Class A misdemeanor.
History: [Acts 1989, ch. 591, § 1; T.C.A., § 39-13-303; Acts 1990, ch. 982, § 1.]