Juvenile court's conviction of a minor for resisting a public officer under Penal Code section 148(a)(1) arising from a vandalism charge is reversed where, as a matter of law, a campus security officer is not a public officer for purposes of section 148.
Filed September 24, 2009
Opinion by Judge McKinster
For Appellant: Lauren E. Eskenazi, under appointment by the Court of Appeal
For Appelle: Edmund G. Brown, Jr., Attorney General, Dane R. Gillette, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Gary W. Schons, Assistant Attorney General, and Jeffrey J. Koch and Scott C. Taylor, Deputy Attorneys General