law offender

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: offender - someone who violates the lawlaw offender - someone who violates the law  
criminal, crook, felon, malefactor, outlaw - someone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
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There are also instances of jail mates killing another inmate accused of blasphemy because they feel it is their duty to do so, despite being a law offender themselves.
He said that the appropriate place for the law offender is jail not PM House.
Contrary to the statement he filed in opposition to the prosecutors' appeal-that he had 'always been respectful of the Honorable Court and its processes'-Reyes' history of faking his passport, jumping bail and living the life of a fugitive for three years makes him not only a certified flight risk, but also an egregious law offender.
Police will deal firmly with any law offender or any person who may use guns against the innocent or the police," he said in remarks during the tour, witnessed by the KUNA journalist.
Needless to say, the use of a gun to control a violent but unarmed law offender is patently illegal.
Two suspected law offenders, including a village councilor, were injured and arrested during an alleged shoot-out with authorities conducting separate anti-criminality operations in Malapatan, Sarangani on Friday, authorities said Saturday.
All these equipment, including light transport vehicles, submachine guns, anti-riot shields, helmets and body armors, and undershirt vests were acquired to ensure the safety of our personnel when conducting police operations by enhancing their survivability in armed confrontation with law offenders.
Ishola stated that no fewer than 1,342 environmental law offenders were arrested and convicted last year but the practice of indiscriminate waste disposal still resonated among residents across the state.
972 billion from fines imposed on law offenders and fees for various services offered in courts, down from Sh2.
We urge the police to deal firmly with tragic law offenders as way of reducing road accidents.
They provide an alternate course of action towards suspected drug users and pushers who voluntarily submitted themselves wherein they will be treated as residents not as law offenders, PNP Deputy Chief of Regional Operations Division P/Supt.
Lately, MoI has been conducting a wide-scale security campaign, by increasing checkpoints and security patrols all over the country, arresting thousands of law offenders and fugitives, which had a huge impact and relief for everyone in the country.