WVC 15 - 2 - 19
§15-2-19. Bribing, etc., officers or members; penalty.
If any person, firm or corporation shall give or offer to
give any money or other thing of value to any officer or member
of the department of public safety as a consideration for the
performance of, or the failure to perform, any duty of such
officer or member of the department of public safety under the
rules and regulations of the superintendent and the provisions of
this article, he or it shall be guilty of a felony, and if a
person, upon conviction thereof, shall be confined in the
penitentiary for a term of not less than one year nor more than
five years, and if a firm or corporation, shall be fined not less
than three thousand dollars nor more than ten thousand dollars.