Overview

offence


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

N.

A crime. The modern tendency is to refer to crimes as offences. Offences are either indictable or summary; the distinction between arrestable and nonarrestable offences was abolished by the Serious Organized Crime and Police Act 2005.

Subjects: Law.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.