rap sheet


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rap sheet

n. Slang
A law enforcement record showing a person's history of criminal arrests and convictions.
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rap sheet

n
(Law) chiefly informal US and Canadian a police record of an individual's criminal history
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rap′ sheet`


n.
Slang.
a record kept by law-enforcement authorities of a person's arrests and convictions.
[1955–60]
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Noun1.rap sheet - the daily written record of events (as arrests) in a police stationrap sheet - the daily written record of events (as arrests) in a police station
written account, written record - a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events
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Translations

rap sheet

n (US sl) → Strafregister nt; to have a rap sheetvorbestraft sein
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According to his rap sheet, Acharon knew fully well that the amount was intended for 37 individuals, but only 17 were able to participate.
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When she inspected her rap sheet, she was startled--she couldn't even remember some of the offenses of her youth.
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Celtic managed to dodge a similar punishment but the club have warned UEFA's patience is wearing thin after adding to their recent rap sheet.
The algorithm assigns defendants a risk score based on data pulled from records for their current case and their rap sheet. The only demographic data it uses is age--not race or anything else.
OK, that's the rap sheet. Now the point to be raised.
The 47-year-old's rap sheet of 75 offences revealed a string of convictions for deception and theft.
A CRIMINAL with a rap sheet going back 50 years was starting a jail sentence last night after blowing his latest chance to go straight.
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