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What is Arson ?

the willful and malicious burning of a person’s property

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What is Vandalism ?

Vandalism- willful destruction of, or damage to, the property of another

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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.

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What is Embezzlement ?

Unlawful taking of property by someone to whom it was entrusted

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What is extortion ?

Use of threats to obtain property of another.

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What is burglary ?

Unauthorized entry with intent to commit a crime .

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What is uttering ?

Offering fake or stolen property . Fake Gucci or Oakleys

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What is Phishing ?

Online scams .

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What is self defense ?

Guilty state of Mind.

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What is Necessity?

A defense to a criminal charge that shows a just or lawful reason for the defendants conduct.

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What is criminal intent ?

Committing a crime but was an accident or not meant to happen .

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What is duress ?

Not being able to exercise free will during a crime (gun to head) (force to Rob a bank)

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What is a cybercrime ?

Crimes against people over computers , spamming,phishing, Music Piracy.

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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.

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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.

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What type of defense show that the person DID NOT COMMIT THE CRIME ?

Alibi and Mistake in Identity.

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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 ?

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What defenses say that the crime WAS COMMITTED BUT WAS NOT CRIMINALLY RESPONSIBLE.

Duress,entrapment,intoxication, insanity , necessity , infancy .