crime crime  /ˈkraɪm/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (criminal law) an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act
  2. (n) an evil act not necessarily punishable by law

Usage(s):

  1. As crime rates fall, public anxiety is rising.
  2. It had become the Crime of the Century.
  3. Kentuckians convicted of every capital crime except criminal assault die in the electric chair.

News

  1. Crime Stoppers of El Paso Most Wanted

    Crime Stoppers of El Paso each week releases photos and descriptions of El Paso's most-wanted fugitives for the El Paso Police Department and the El Paso County Sheriff's Office.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: El Paso Times

  2. Crime Stoppers, Hamilton County Sheriff's Office seek Eric Lebron Fossis

    Crime Stoppers and the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office are seeking information on the location of Eric Lebron Fossis, who is on Hamilton County's Top 12 most-wanted list.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

  3. Crime Stoppers: Man wanted for sex offender violations

    Crime Stoppers and the Hamilton County Sheriff are looking for a man currently on Hamilton County's top 12.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: WRCB Chattanooga

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Quotes

  1. Earlier, in a brief statement, Bush said "the US strongly condemns this cowardly act by murderous extremists who are trying to undermine Pakistan's democracy. Those who committed this crime must be brought to justice."
    on Dec 27, 2007 By: President Bush Source: USA Today

  2. Gov. David Paterson said the massacre was probably "the worst tragedy and senseless crime in the history of this city."
    on Apr 3, 2009 By: David Paterson Source: msnbc.com

  3. "We may be dealing with a 17th-century crime, but we need to bring 21st-century assets to bear," Clinton said.
    on Apr 15, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: USA Today

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