Crimes articles on Wikipedia
perpetrates a crime, but legal persons may also commit crimes. Conversely, at least under U.S. law, nonpersons such as animals cannot commit crimes. The sociologist
May 22nd 2017

List of war crimes
and summarizes the war crimes committed since the Hague Conventions of 1899 and 1907 and the crimes against humanity and crimes against peace that have
May 29th 2017

Crimes against humanity
civilian population. The first prosecution for crimes against humanity took place at the Nuremberg trials. Crimes against humanity have since been prosecuted
May 29th 2017

Hate crime
hate crimes committed against them, to allow for differing populations. Overall, the total number of hate crimes committed since the first hate crime bill
May 29th 2017

Violent crime
the objective, such as murder, as well as crimes in which violence is the means to an end. Violent crimes may, or may not, be committed with weapons
May 17th 2017

War crime
notion that war crimes constituted crimes defined by international law. Additionally, the Geneva Conventions in 1949 defined new war crimes and established
May 28th 2017

Major Crimes
Raydor Sharon Raydor, commanding officer of the Major Crimes Division. Prior to transferring to Major Crimes, Raydor was assigned to the Force Investigation
May 29th 2017

United States war crimes
violence against civilian non-combatants. War crimes can be prosecuted in the United States through the War Crimes Act of 1996. However, the United States Federal
May 19th 2017

Crimes Act 1961
For a list of ActsActs in other countries, see Act Crimes Act. The Act Crimes Act 1961 is an Act of the Parliament of New Zealand that forms a leading part of the
Oct 8th 2016

Japanese war crimes
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May 26th 2017

German war crimes
the Gypsies are the most notable war crimes committed by Nazi Germany during World War II. Not all of the crimes committed during the Holocaust and similar
May 24th 2017

Crimes and Misdemeanors
Movie Database Crimes and Misdemeanors at AllMovie Crimes and Misdemeanors at Box Office Mojo Crimes and Misdemeanors at Rotten Tomatoes Crimes and Misdemeanors
Apr 11th 2017

Communist crimes (Polish legal concept)
Information on the Crimes of Communism, the Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes, the Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes in Romania
Jan 26th 2017

White-collar crime
lot of nations which divide the crimes into some laws. "Crimes Related to Inducement of Foreign Aggression" is the crime of communicating with aliens secretly
May 15th 2017

Crime in the United States
for more crimes than average, Native Americans are arrested for slightly more crimes than average, whites are arrested for slightly fewer crimes than average
May 16th 2017

Hate crime laws in the United States
Hate crime laws in the United States protect against hate crimes (also known as bias crimes) motivated by enmity or animus against a protected class. Although
May 4th 2017

War crimes trial
German personnel were tried by a German court in the Leipzig War Crimes Trials for crimes allegedly committed during that war. Article 227 of the Treaty
May 14th 2017

Italian war crimes
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May 23rd 2017

Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments
Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments is an adventure mystery video game in the Adventures of Sherlock Holmes series developed by Frogwares and published
May 21st 2017

Financial crimes
Financial crimes are crimes against property, involving the unlawful conversion of the ownership of property (belonging to one person) to one's own personal
Jan 30th 2017

Environmental crime
the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute have recognised the following environmental crimes: Illegal wildlife trade in endangered
Apr 25th 2017

War crimes of the Wehrmacht
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May 24th 2017

High crimes and misdemeanors
other high Crimes and Misdemeanors." "High" in the legal and common parlance of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries of "high crimes" signifies activity
May 17th 2017

Nazi crime
gassing and drowning as well as property crimes. Crimes during the Holocaust included physical crimes. In Ukraine, an estimated 400,000 Jewish people
Jan 26th 2017

Uniform Crime Reports
serious crimes (which later became known as "Part I index crimes") and 21 less commonly reported crimes (which later became known as "Part II index crimes")
May 1st 2017

Victimless crime
these types of crimes include possession of illegal contraband, and atypical sexual behavior. In most countries, current victimless crimes include recreational
May 24th 2017

Crime in India
460 cognisable crimes were committed including 1,878,293 Indian Penal Code (IPC) crimes and 3,224,167 Special & Local Laws (SLL) crimes, with an increase
May 11th 2017

List of major crimes in the United Kingdom
This is a list of major crimes in the United Kingdom that received significant media coverage or led to changes in legislation. Legally each deliberate
May 24th 2017

Organized crime
distinguish organized crime from other forms of crime, such as white-collar crime, financial crimes, political crimes, war crime, state crimes, and treason. This
May 5th 2017

Convention on the Non-Applicability of Statutory Limitations to War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity
Convention on the Non-Applicability of Statutory Limitations to War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity was adopted and opened for signature, ratification
Jan 6th 2015

Crime in the United Kingdom
practices of "no criming", with 19% of reported overall crimes not recorded by police, one quarter of sexual crimes, one third of violent crimes, and 37% of
May 2nd 2017

Crimes Act of 1825
certain crimes against the United States, and for other purposes, was the first piece of omnibus federal criminal legislation since the Crimes Act of 1790
Dec 9th 2016

True Crimes
True Crimes is a 2016 American-Polish crime drama-thriller film directed by Alexandros Avranas and written by Jeremy Brock. The film stars Jim Carrey,
Apr 26th 2017

Crime in the Philippines
perpetrate crimes ranging from extortion, sale of illegal narcotics and loan sharking to robbery, kidnapping, and murder-for-hire. Petty crime, which includes
Jan 5th 2017

9 Crimes
demo of "9 Crimes" by Damien Rice was used in an episode of True Blood called "9 Crimes". The song was used in two scenes in the German crime series "Soko
Sep 30th 2016

Soviet war crimes
into the Wehrmacht War Crimes Bureau's investigations of Soviet war crimes. Kerr noted in his Afterward that the Wehrmacht War Crimes Bureau continued to
May 27th 2017

Crime fiction
Crime fiction is the literary genre that fictionalises crimes, their detection, criminals, and their motives. It is usually distinguished from mainstream
May 19th 2017

Crime of passion
do not include or apply to crimes of “honour”, adultery, or domestic assault or murder." There are differences between crimes of passion (which are generally
May 14th 2017

Crime against peace
(genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, and the crime of aggression) which adopted crimes negotiated previously in the Draft code of crimes against
Jan 28th 2017

Crimes of the Heart
November 18, 2015 Crimes of the Heart at the Internet Broadway Database Crimes of the Heart at the Internet Broadway Database Crimes of the Heart at the
Feb 21st 2017

Drug-related crime
with drugs: Use-Related crime: These are crimes that result from or involve individuals who ingest drugs, and who commit crimes as a result of the effect
May 19th 2017

Allied war crimes during World War II
considered allegations of war crimes committed by people who acted in the interests of the Axis powers. Some war crimes involving Allied personnel were
May 28th 2017

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is a Nigerian law enforcement agency that investigates financial crimes such as advance fee fraud (419
Mar 31st 2017

Crime statistics
for various types of crime. Two major methods for collecting crime data are law enforcement reports, which only reflect crimes that are reported, recorded
Mar 20th 2017

Crimes Act of 1790
The Crimes Act of 1790 (or the Federal Criminal Code of 1790), formally titled An Act for the Punishment of Certain Crimes Against the United States, defined
Sep 22nd 2016

War crimes in the Kosovo War
The War crimes in the Kosovo War were a series of war crimes committed during the Kosovo War (early 1998 – 11 June 1999). Yugoslav security forces killed
May 15th 2017

Property crime
or extortion. Since these crimes are committed in order to enrich the perpetrator they are considered property crimes. Crimes against property are divided
May 9th 2017

War Crimes Act of 1996
The War Crimes Act of 1996 is a law that defines a war crime to include a "grave breach of the Geneva Conventions", specifically noting that "grave breach"
Aug 17th 2015

Crime in St. Louis
property crimes from 2011. Violent crimes declined 4.9%, including a 16.5% decline in robberies to 1,777 the lowest since 1953, while property crime declined
Apr 13th 2017

Crime in Mexico
still serious, levels of crime. Low apprehension and conviction rates contribute to the high crime rate. Since many crimes go unreported, the rates may
May 23rd 2017

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