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Theft Under

The Hybrid Offence of Stealing Goods Worth Under $5000

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Theft Over

The Hybrid Offence of stealing goods worth over $5000

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Trafficking

The criminal offence of selling, giving, transporting, or distributing a controlled substance or an authorization for a controlled substance

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Public Mischief

Providing false information that causes the police to start or continue an investigation without cause

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Money Laundering

Transferring cash or other property to conceal its illegal origin

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Murder

Killing another human being, with intent

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Non-culpable Homicide

A killing for which a person cannot be held legally responsible

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Possession

The state of having knowledge of and control over something

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Prostitution

The crime of engaging in sexual services for money

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Provocation

Words or actions that could cause a reasonable person to lose-self control or behave irrationally

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Robbery

Theft of personal property with the threat or presence of violence

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Second Degree Murder

Any murder that is not classified as first-degree murder

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Summary Conviction Offence

A crime that is considered less serious, and as a result has a slighter penalty

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Theft

The act of taking property permanently or temporarily, without the owner's permission