Uniform Crime Report Definitions

Criminal Homicide
The willful (non-negligent) killing of one human being by another.
Forcible Rape
The carnal knowledge of a female forcibly and against her will.
The taking or attempting to take anything of value from the care, custody, or control of a person or    persons by force or threat or violence and/or by putting the victim in fear.
An unlawful attack by one person upon another.
The unlawful entry of a structure to commit a felony or theft.
The unlawful taking, carrying, leading, or riding away of property from the possession or constructive possession of another.
Motor Vehicle Theft
The theft or attempted theft of a motor vehicle.
Any willful or malicious burning or attempt to burn, with or without intent to defraud, a dwelling house, public building, motor vehicle or aircraft, personal property of another, etc.


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