It is a crime in the state of California to carry a Dirk or Dagger concealed upon any person. Legally the meanings are similar and include any stabbing device. Folding knives, other than switchblades, are included if the blade is exposed or locked into position. Other types of knives including, for example, those concealed in lipstick or a walking cane, are also prohibited.
What does the prosecutor have to prove?
1. Defendant manufactured or caused to be manufactured, imported into the state, kept for sale or offered for sale, or exposed for sale, gave, lent or possessed any dirk or dagger.
With probation 0-364 days
Misdemeanor: 0-364 days