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1.03 criminal

TermDefinition
Aggravated Assault a reckless attack with intent to injure seriously
Arson the criminal act of deliberately setting fire to property.
Battery the crime or tort of unconsented physical contact with another person, even where the contact is not violent but merely menacing or offensive.
Bribery the giving or offering of a bribe.
Burglary entry into a building illegally with intent to commit a crime, esp. theft.
Contempt of Court the offense of being disobedient to or disrespectful of a court of law and its officers.
Criminal Act The term crime does not, in modern times, have any simple and universally accepted definition, but one definition is that a crime, also called an offence or a criminal offence
Criminal Intent The intent to commit a crime: malice, as evidenced by a criminal act; an intent to deprive or defraud the true owner of his property."
Duty a moral or legal obligation; a responsibility.
Embezzlement theft or misappropriation of funds placed in one's trust or belonging to one's employer.
Felony a crime, typically one involving violence, regarded as more serious than a misdemeanor, and usually punishable by imprisonment for more than one year or by death.
Forgery the action of forging or producing a copy of a document, signature, banknote, or work of art
Fraud wrongful or criminal deception intended to result in financial or personal gain
Infraction a violation or infringement of a law, agreement, or set of rules
Kidnapping take (someone) away illegally by force, typically to obtain a ransom.
Larceny theft of personal property.
Manslaughter the crime of killing a human being without malice aforethought, or otherwise in circumstances not amounting to murder.
Misdemeanor a minor wrongdoing.
Money Laundering is the process whereby the proceeds of crime are transformed into ostensibly legitimate money or other assets.
Murder the unlawful premeditated killing of one human being by another
Obstruction of Justice is the crime of interfering with the administration and due process of the law, including any criminal proceeding or investigation.
Perjury the offense of willfully telling an untruth in a court after having taken an oath or affirmation.
Rape any act of sexual intercourse that is forced upon a person
Robbery the action of robbing a person or place
Simple Assault an attempt to cause or purposely, knowingly, or recklessly causing bodily injury to another. negligently causing bodily injury to another with a dangerous weapon.
Statutory Rape sexual intercourse with a minor.
Treason the crime of betraying one's country, esp. by attempting to kill the sovereign or overthrow the government.
Vandalism action involving deliberate destruction of or damage to public or private property.
Violation of Duty the act of violating or the state of being violated
Created by: codyclayton96