Serious crime definition

Serious crime means conduct constituting an offence punishable by a maximum deprivation of liberty of at least four years or a more serious penalty;
Serious crime means violating or conspiring to violate article 7 of the public health code, 1978 PA 368, MCL 333.7101 to 333.7545, that is punishable by imprisonment for more than 4 years, or an offense against a person in violation of section 83, 84, 86, 87, 88, 89, 316, 317, 321, 349, 349a, 350, 397, 520b, 520c, 520d, 520g, 529, 529a, or 530 of the Michigan penal code, 1931 PA 328, MCL 750.83, 750.84, 750.86, 750.87, 750.88, 750.89, 750.316, 750.317, 750.321, 750.349, 750.349a, 750.350, 750.397, 750.520b, 750.520c, 750.520d, 750.520g, 750.529, 750.529a, and 750.530.
Serious crime means barratry; any felony involving moral turpitude; any misdemeanor involving theft, embezzlement, or fraudulent or reckless misappropriation of money or other property; or any attempt, conspiracy, or solicitation of another to commit any of the foregoing crimes.

Examples of Serious crime in a sentence

  • Serious crime continues to be low, totaling 21 down from 25 incidents in 2022 (assaults- 13, burglary – 3, drug offenses – 0 and weapons violations – 5).Most of the reported crimes involve individuals who know each other (domestic related) and mentalhealth situations.


More Definitions of Serious crime

Serious crime means the offences under national law referred to in Article 2(2) of Council Framework Decision 2002/584/JHA if they are punishable by a custodial sentence or a detention order for a maximum period of at least three years under the national law of a Member State, however, Member States may exclude those minor offences for which, taking into account their respective criminal justice system, the processing of PNR data pursuant to this directive would not be in line with the principle of proportionality;
Serious crime means any of the following: 1. A violation of s. 940.12, 940.22(2) or (3),
Serious crime means serious crime as defined in point (5) of Article 3 of Directive 2005/60/EC;
Serious crime means any of the following:
Serious crime means serious crime as defined in Article 3(4) of Directive (EU) 2015/849;
Serious crime means conduct which constitutes one or more offences –
Serious crime means offences listed in Article 2(1) and (2) of Framework Decision 2002/584/JHA of 13 June 200268;