| Share
 

crime

crime: see criminal law; criminology; gang; juvenile delinquency; organized crime.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on crime from Infoplease:

  • gang - gang gang, group of people organized for a common purpose, often criminal. Gangs of criminals were ...
  • Hate Crimes - Defining Hate Crimes No longer a Black and White issue by Ricco Villanueva Siasoco This article was ...
  • Crime - Crime Below is a list of crime statistics in the United States, which includes total arrests, ...
  • criminology - criminology criminology, the study of crime, society's response to it, and its prevention, ...
  • criminal law - criminal law criminal law, the branch of law that defines crimes, treats of their nature, and ...

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Crime and Law Enforcement

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring