Flashcards in 27.1 - Types of crimes Deck (13):
the act of stealing sth from a person or a place
the act of entering a building illegally and stealing sth
the act of stealing money or goods from a bank, shop, person ect
the act of stealing goods from a shop by leaving without paying for them
a physical attack on sb
the act of forcing sb to have sex espacially using violence
the act of deliberately setting fire to sth, espacially building
the act of killing sb illegally but not deliberately. e.g. by driving dangerously
an occasion of cheating or deceiving sb in order to get the money or goods illegally
the act of taking someone away illegally and keeping them as a prisoner, espacially in order to get money (called a ransom) before returning them
the act of copying money, documents, ect. in order to cheat people
the act of offering money or sth valuable in order to get sb to help you, especially by doing sth dishonest. It is often used with the word corruption.
Politicans were accused of bribery and corruption.