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Intentional damage

Intentionally

A deliberate or reckless act without lawful justification, excuse or claim of right

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Intentional damage

Damages

Temporary or permanent reduction in the value or usefulness of the property

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Intentional damage

Property

Something that belongs to another person and is capable of being damaged

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Intentional damage

Sets fire to

Damages through use of fire

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Any tree or vegetation

Any growing plant

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Assault

Assaults

Acts if intentionally applying or attempting to apply direct force to the person of another, directly or indirectly, or threatening by any act or gesture to apply such force to the person of another if the person making the threat has or causes the other to believe on reasonable grounds they have the present ability to effect their purpose

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Assault

Another person

It has to be ANOTHER PERSON other then the offender

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Assault with a weapon

Using anything as a weapon

AN OBJECT OF SOME SORT, whether animate or inanimate, must be USED AS A WEAPON

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Assault with a weapon

Having anything with him or her in circumstances that prima facie show an intention to use it as a weapon

AN OBJECT OF SOME SORT, whether animate or inaminate, must be either ON THE OFFENDER or REASONABLY AVAILABLE to the them. The CIRCUMSTANCES must be sufficient to SHOW AN INTENTION TO USE the OBJECT AS A WEAPON

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Dishonestly

WITHOUT A BELIEF that there was CONSENT or AUTHORITY from the OWNER

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Without claim of right

NO BELIEF that the act was LAWFUL

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Takes

Physically TAKES OR MOVES the property with no authority whatsoever

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Theft

Any property

ANYTHING whatsoever, whether tangible or intangible, that is the PROPERTY OF ANY PERSON AND HAS VALUE

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Theft

With intent to deprive any owner permanently of that property

DEPRIVE THE OWNER PERMANENTLY OR DEAL WITH IT in a manner that it CANNOT BE RESTORED TO ITS ORIGINAL CONDITION

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Theft

With intent to deprive any owner permanently of any interest in that property

DEPRIVE THE OWNER PERMANENTLY of that part of the property of which they have an INTEREST

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Theft

Uses or deals with

HAS POSSESSION or CONTROL of the property and EXCEEDS THR AUTHORITY OR CONDITIONS given by USING OR DEALING with the property IN ANY MANNER

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Theft

After obtaining possession or control of that property in whatever manner

OBTAINS POSSESSION or CONTROL of that property for HIMSELF OR HERSELF OR ANY OTHER PERSON

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Dishonest taking/using a vehicle

Uses

GAINS POSSESSION OR CONTROL of the property, but then EXCEEDS AUTHORITY OR CONDITIONS given by the OWNER by USING it in any manner

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Dishonest taking/using a vehicle

But not so as to be guilty of theft

UNABKE TO PROVE AN INTENTION TO PERMANENTLY DEPRIVE THE OWNER

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Dishonest taking/using a vehicle

For any persons purpose

For their OWN or ANOTHER PERSONS purposes

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Any vehicle

A contrivance equipped with wheels, tracks or revolving runners on which it moves or is moved

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Any ship

Any vessel used in navigation, however propelled

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Any aircraft

Any machine that can derive support in the atmosphere from the reaction of the air

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Any part of any vehicle, ship or aircraft

Any part removed from (relevant definition of each)

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Any horse

Any type of horse

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Burglary

Enters

ENTRY IS COMPLETE as soon as ANY PART OF THE BODY OF THE PERSON or INSTRUMENT USED BY THE PERSON IS WITHIN the building or ship

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Any building

ANY BUILDING OR STRUCTURE of any description whether PERMEANT OR TEMPORARY

Includes a tent, caravan, houseboat, enclosed yard, closed cave and closed tunnels

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Part of any building

PART OF ANY BUILDING OR STRUCTURE of any description whether PERMANENT OR TEMPORARY

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Part of any ship

Part of any vessel used in navigation, however propelled

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Burglary

Without authority

AN ABSENCE OF AUTHORITY, either expressed or implied, from A PERSON LEGALLY ABLE TO GIVE CONSENT