The word criminal is a noun. Criminal means (1) someone who has committed (or been legally convicted of) a crime.
Criminal is also an adjective that means (1) guilty of crime or serious offense, (2) involving or being or having the nature of a crime, (3) bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure.
Criminal is also an adjective that means (1) relating to crime or its punishment.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word criminal.
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The FBI was created in 1908 under the administration of President Theodore Roosevelt as a group of special agents. Today their mission is to protect and defend the U.S. against terrorist threats and to uphold and enforce the criminal laws of the U.S. In fact, the FBI does much more from recovering stolen art to investigating racketeering. Top 10 Lists and more about them on the website.
The following articles provide recent criminal-related news.
A criminal indictment this week accuses an Ohio pharmaceutical distributor of scheming to flood parts of rural Appalachia with millions of painkillers, contributing to the opioid epidemic.
Robert Gearty. Fox News. Saturday, 20 Jul 2019 15:06:12 GMT.
More than 3,000 people have been released from prison or halfway houses across the country under the First Step Act. It was signed by the president last year. Mola Lenghi reports.
CBS News. Friday, 19 Jul 2019 19:39:04 -0400.
A criminal complaint charging Ruslan Maratovich Asainov was unsealed in New York City; prosecutors say he was a sniper and weapons trainer for the Islamic State in Syria.
Ryan Lucas. NPR. Friday, 19 Jul 2019 14:12:29 -0400.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - International Criminal Court appeals judges have upheld a ruling that found a convicted warlord from the Democratic Republic of Congo liable for $10 million in reparations to hundreds of victims. ...
Washington Times. Thursday, 18 Jul 2019 05:55:41 -0400.