Section 13A-11-32.1

Aggravated criminal surveillance.

(a) A person commits the crime of aggravated criminal surveillance if he or she intentionally engages in surveillance of an individual in any place where the individual being observed has a reasonable expectation of privacy, without the prior express or implied consent of the individual being observed, for the purpose of sexual gratification.

(b) Aggravated criminal surveillance is a Class A misdemeanor, except if a person has a prior conviction or adjudication under this section the offense is a Class C felony.

(c) For purposes of determining prior conviction or adjudication under this section, convictions in municipal court shall be included.

(Act 2012-230, p. 423, §1.)