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Offender Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • a person who transgresses moral or civil law

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • a person who transgresses moral or civil law

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Offender'

  • Sex offender registry: A sex offender registry is a system in various countries designed to allow government authorities to keep track of the residence and activities of sex
  • Sex offender registries in the United States: Sex offender registries in the United States exist at both the federal and state levels. They assemble information about persons convicted of sexual offenses
  • Sex offender: the novel, see The Sex Offender: A Novel. For the Polkadot Cadaver album, see Sex Offender (album). A sex offender (sexual offender, sex abuser, or sexual
  • Her Majesty's Young Offender Institution: Her Majesty's Young Offender Institution (or HMYOI) is a type of prison in England and Wales, intended for offenders aged between 18 and 20, although some
  • Dangerous offender: England and Wales, certain convicted persons may be designated as dangerous offenders and subject to a longer, or indefinite, term of preventive detention in
  • Young offender: For the 2016 film, see The Young Offenders. A young offender is a young person who has been convicted or cautioned for a criminal offense. Criminal justice
  • Reform Sex Offender Laws, Inc.: Reform Sex Offender Laws, Inc. (RSOL) is a national level civil rights and justice reform organization based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with 38 state
  • Habitual offender: A habitual offender or career criminal is a person convicted of a new crime who was previously convicted of a crime(s). Various state and jurisdictions
  • Repeat Offender: Repeat Offender may refer to: Repeat Offender (Richard Marx album), 1989 Repeat Offender (Peter Elkas album), 2011 repeat offender, the concept in criminology

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* It is the contention of this observer that few homicides due to shooting could be avoided merely if a firearm were not immediately present, and that the offender would select some other weapon to achieve the same destructive goal. - Marvin E. Wolfgang

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