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Vandalism

  • By: Cihangir Baycan & Hilmi Seven
  • In: Encyclopedia of Social Deviance
  • Edited by: Craig J. Forsyth & Heith Copes
  • Subject:Psychopathology, Crime & Deviance (general)

Vandalism has numerous and diverse definitions, but most agree that it includes the intentional destruction of other people's property. The Federal Bureau of Investigation defines vandalism as follows:

To willfully or maliciously destroy, injure, disfigure, or deface any ...

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