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offence against property


Definitions of offence against property

  • theft or some other illegal act that damages or destroys property, or that affects another person’s rights of ownership eg vandalism, criminal damage, or making a forgery (=a fake version of a piece of art or other good)

    "An unauthorized person who takes rubbish with them commits an offence against property and can expect to face a fine or prison term."

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