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Property Crime

  • By: Matthew R. Lee & Dari Green
  • In: Encyclopedia of Social Deviance
  • Edited by: Craig J. Forsyth & Heith Copes
  • Subject:Psychopathology, Crime & Deviance (general)

Property crime can be defined as the unlawful damage or taking of the property of another without the use of force or threat. The Federal Bureau of Investigation identifies four types of property crime as part of their Uniform Crime Reporting ...

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