Connecticut

Code Section
54-193 et seq.

Felonies
Murder or capital, Class A felony: none; if imprisonment is more than 1 yr.: 5 yrs.; any other: 1 yr.; sexual abuse, exploitation, or assault: 30 yrs. after victim reaches majority or 5 yrs. from date of notification by victim, whichever is earlier (5 yrs. max.); when DNA available for sexual assault offenses: 20 yrs. if DNA evidence establishes the identity of the person who committed the offense and the victim notified police within 5 yrs. of offense

Misdemeanors
1 yr.

Acts During Which Statute Does Not Run
Fleeing or residing outside state


Inside Connecticut