Flashcards in Chapter 10 And 11 Deck (18):
What is Arson ?
the willful and malicious burning of a person’s property
What is Vandalism ?
Vandalism- willful destruction of, or damage to, the property of another
What is Larceny?
The unlawful taking and carrying away of the property of another person against his or her will with intent to permanently deprive the owner of it.
What is Embezzlement ?
Unlawful taking of property by someone to whom it was entrusted
What is extortion ?
Use of threats to obtain property of another.
What is burglary ?
Unauthorized entry with intent to commit a crime .
What is uttering ?
Offering fake or stolen property . Fake Gucci or Oakleys
What is Phishing ?
Online scams .
What is self defense ?
Guilty state of Mind.
What is Necessity?
A defense to a criminal charge that shows a just or lawful reason for the defendants conduct.
What is criminal intent ?
Committing a crime but was an accident or not meant to happen .
What is duress ?
Not being able to exercise free will during a crime (gun to head) (force to Rob a bank)
What is a cybercrime ?
Crimes against people over computers , spamming,phishing, Music Piracy.
What is a Entrapment?
An act by law enforcement to persuade a person to commit a to doing crime that the person did not do.
What types of defenses cam be used to show that NO CRIME WAS COMMITTED ?
Elements of the crime were not all present and lack of criminal intent.
What type of defense show that the person DID NOT COMMIT THE CRIME ?
Alibi and Mistake in Identity.
What defense shows that the person COMMITTED THE CRIME OR ACT BUT IT WAS EXCUSABLE OR JUSTIFIABLE.
Defense of others,defense of property, and self-defense ?