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Includes murder and manslaughter and is a felony

Criminal Homicide

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Premeditated killing of another person or killing someone while committing or attempting to commit a felony.

First Degree Murder

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Extremely volatile emotional condition.

Heat of Passion

4

Killing of one person by another.

Homicide

5

Accidental homicide that results from extreme negligence.

Involuntary Manslaughter

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Unlawful killing of another person with no prior malice.

Manslaughter

7

Killing of another individual

Murder

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Stiffening of the joints of the body after death because of partial skeletal muscle contraction.

Rigor Mortis

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Intentionally taking one’s life.

Suicide

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Situation where a person decides he or she wants to die but doesn’t want to pull the trigger and so therefore creates a situation where police are forced to shoot.

Suicide by Police

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Taking an unfair advantage of children our using them illegally.

Exploitation

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Taking a person to another location by force, often for ransom.

Kidnapping

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Person under the legal age for becoming an adult, the most common being under age of 16 or 18 depending on the state.

Minor

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Acts motivated by unnatural or abnormal sexual interest in minors that would reasonably be expected to disturb, irritate or offend the victim.

Molestation

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Failure to meet a childs basic needs, including housing, food, clothing, education, and access to medical care.

Neglect