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I'm not sure, where do I get the offense code?
Edit: Found it here http://www.dmv.ca.gov/pubs/vctop/d11/vc23103.htm
Final edit: Yes, it is a criminal offense. It's a misdemeanor
I just did a quick search and it states everywhere that it is a criminal charge. I do not mean to question you, I'm just really worried. Here are a few websites where it states this:
Is that misinformation?