Crime and punishment

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Types of crimes

Crimes agains the person

'Crimes against persons involve direct physical harm or force applied to another person'


  • Rape
  • Armed Robbery
  • Murder
  • Racism
  • Homicide
    • Matiricide
    • Patricide
    • Infanticide

Crimes agains property

'Crimes that come under one of two scenarios, when property is destroyed, or property is taken against the owner's will'


  • Poaching
  • Theft
  • Arson
  • Fraud
  • Robbery


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