201.accomplice ： 同案犯
Any person who takes part in a crime.
Tony was found to be an accomplice in the crime.
202.adult business district ： 红灯区
A neighborhood zoned for pornographic bookstores and movie theaters, striptease bars, etc.
Police are constantly arresting people over in the adult business district.
203.agricrime ： 农业犯罪
Sort for agricultural crime. The theft of crops and /or farm equipment. “agricultural crime”的缩写词，偷盗庄稼和/或农场设备的犯罪。 Farmers are losing thousands of dollars each year due to agricrime.
204.armed robbery ：武装抢劫
The act of using a deadly weapon when raking or attempting to take property form another person or party.
Did you read about the armed robbery in this morning’s paper?
205.arrest warrant ： 逮捕证
A document that orders the arrest of an individual who has been accused with a crime.
The court issued an arrest warrant on the suspect.
206.arson ： 纵火
The crime of intentionally destroying property by the use of fire.
Police think the fire that burned down the old warehouse was an act of arson.
207.assassin ： 暗杀
A murderer. A person who sets out to kill someone, esp. a prominent person.
Police are still looking for the assassin of the president candidate.
208.assault ： 袭击
The act of attempting or threatening to harm another person.
Mr. Green was assaulted while he was walking on 25th street.
格林先生在第 25 大街行走的时候受到袭击。
209.attack dog ： 攻击犬
A canine dog that has been trained to attack burglars, etc.
The officer’s attack dog has saved his life many times.
210.back-alley butcher ： 卑鄙的屠夫 Slang for abortionist. 俚语，给人施行流产手术的人。
Demonstrators picked an abortion clinic with signs that said “back-alley” butcher.
211.bail ： 保释金
Money that is deposited with a court in order to secure the release of a defendant while awaiting trial.
Frank’s wife came down to the police station to bail him out.
212.ballistics ： 弹道学
The science of firearms and the study of the motion of bullets.
A ballistics expert was taking evidence at the scene of the crime.
213.blackmail ： 敲诈，勒索
The act of threatening to reveal personal information, esp. sexual scandals, in order to extract money.
Linda was involved in a blackmail scandal of the mayor.
214.black market ： 黑市
A market place where illegal or hard-to-get items are sold or where money is illegal exchanged.
Gangs are buying assault weapons on the black market.
215.blood money ： 血腥钱
Money that is paid as retribution for injury, loss of life, vandalism, etc.
The mafia paid blood money to have that man killed.
216.body bag ： 装尸袋
A heavy-duty bag that is used to contain a corpse.
The officer warmed the man to drop his gun or “end up in a body bag.”
217.bomb squad ： 爆破小组
A team of police who are specially-trained to remove and deactivate bombs.
The bomb squad was called in to deactivate the car bomb.
218.bootlegging ： 贩卖违禁品
The illegal distribution of items such as alcohol, drugs, firearms, etc.
Three Mexicans were arrested for bootlegging firearms across the border.
219.break-in ： 非法闯入
It looks like you are the victim of a break-in.
220.bribery ： 行贿受贿
The act of offering, giving, or taking bribes.
The congressman resigned after having been found guilty of bribery.
221.bucket shop ： 投机商号
(Also called “telephone boiler room.”) An office that is used to promote worthless land or securities by mail or through telemarketing.
Crooks across the country are using bucket shops to scam older people.
222.bug ： 窃听
To use electronic listening devices to listen in on the conversations of others.
This office has been bugged.
223.bum rap ： 错捕 An unmerited arrest 不应实施的逮捕。
Steve served six months jail time on a bum rap.
史迪夫因错捕而受了 6 个月的监禁。
224.burglary ： 入室盗窃
The act of breaking into a home, building, etc. with the intent to steal from it.
Burglaries in our town have been on the upswing.
225.car bangers ： 汽车窃贼 Thieves who steal form automobiles. 从汽车里偷东西的贼。
Police caught the car bangers in the act.
226.career criminal ： 职业罪犯
A person who makes a living from crime.
John was a career criminal until the day he got caught in the home of a policeman.
227.child abuse ： 虐待儿童
The physical and verbal mistreatment of children.
The most unnerving thing about child abuse is the number of cases that go unreported.
228.chop shop ： 地下拆车厂
A shop where criminals take apart stolen cars and sell the parts.
I watched a news program that tracked chop shops across the country.
229.cocaine ： 可卡因
A powerful stimulant drug.
What is the street value of a pound of cocaine?
230.computer cleaner ： 消除财务信息的电脑黑客
A person who, for a price, clean computer files of unfavorable financial credit information of others.
Computer cleaners cost companies and financial institutions million of dollars every year.
231.con artist ： 行骗高手
A person who is skilled at convincing others of believing in fraudulent schemes.
Bob makes his living as a con artist.
232.con game ： 骟局 Any fraudulent scheme 任何骗人的把戏。
My grandparents got burned in a con game.
233.convict ： 囚犯
A person found guilty of a felony and confined in a prison.
Mr. Welch is an ex-convict.
234.counterfeit ： 伪造
To illegally reproduce a copy of money, postage stamps, bonds, etc.
Police busted up a counterfeiting racket in Miami last week.
235.credit-card fraud ： 信用卡欺诈
The attempted use of a credit to obtain goods or services with the intention of avoiding payment.
That woman is wanted in 5 states for credit-card fraud.
那位妇女因信用卡欺诈而被 5 个州通缉。
236.crime of passion ： 激情犯罪；冲动犯罪
Murder that resulted form the infidelity of a lover; Murder committed in the heat of rage.
Crimes of passion seem to be popular material for TV infotainment programs.
237.Crime rate ： 犯罪率
The number of reported crimes per specified number of the population.
Which state has the highest crime rate in the U.S.?
238.criminal ： 犯罪
A person who has violated a criminal law.
We are placing your son in criminal detention.
239.date rape ： 约会强奸
A rape that is committed by a woman’s date.
Date rape is the last thing that a young girl should have to worry about.
240.deadly weapon ： 致命武器
Any object, or instrument that is capable of being used to kill.
It is against the law to carry a concealed deadly weapon.
241.death penalty ：死刑
Punishment by death, that is imposed in a legal manner.
Three men have received the death penalty so far this year.
242.death row ： 死囚牢房
A cell block reserved for convicts awaiting execution.
This convicted killer has been on death row for 15 years.
这位被判决死刑的杀人犯住在死囚牢房已 15 年了。
243.defendant ： 被告
A person who has been charged with a crime
The court found the defendant guilty of murder.
244.domestic violence ： 家庭暴力
Violence toward a family member, including child abuse or wife beating.
Domestic violence is one of the most dangerous calls that a law enforcement officer has to make.
245.drug abuse ： 吸毒
The excessive and compulsive use of drugs to the point of damaging one’s health.
It was obvious to see by looking at the needle marks on her arms that the young girl was a victim of drug abuse.
246.drug king (czar) ： 毒枭
The person who controls the production, transportation and selling of drug in an area.
After two years of using an undercover operation, the FBI finally arrested the Cuban drug king.
247.drunk driving ： 酒后驾驶
Driving while under the influence of alcohol.
This is your second drunk driving offense this month.
248.edp crimes ： 电脑犯罪
Electronic data-processing crime; criminal offenses committed using computer technology.
The IRS investigated hundreds of edp crimes every year.
249.embezzlement ： 贪污
The illegal misappropriation of funds entrusted to one’s care.
We have never had a problem with embezzlement at this bank.
250.first-degree murder ： 一级谋杀案 Premeditated murder. 事先策划好的谋杀。
The man was changed with first-degree murder in the death of his lover’s husband.
251.forensic medicine ： 法医学
The use of medicine in solving legal problems.
Many crimes could not be solved without using forensic medicine.
The act of creating a document, either written or printed, with the intent to defraud. Forgery also covers counterfeiting, or producing fake signatures, works of art, etc.
- gamble ： 赌博
To bet or wager money on games of chance, races, etc.
Burt lost $ 3000 gambling in Las Vegas over the weekend.
伯特周末在拉斯维加斯赌博输了 3000 美元。
254.gang ： 黑帮
A group of people organized to achieve some common goal. Gangs are often involved in drugs, violence, money lending, prostitution, etc.
Gangs often have automatic weapons more powerful than the police in many large U.S. cities.
255.hijack ： 劫持
To seize control of an airplane, boat, automobile, etc.
Terrorist just hijacked a plane to Cuba.
An automobile accident in which the driver fails to stop and identify himself or herself. The term “hit-and-run” may also be applied to such a driver.
I was a victim of a hit-and-run accident on Monday.
257.hold-up ： 持枪抢劫
The act of robbing someone at gunpoint.
There was a hold-up at the bank over on 2nd street.
258.homcide ： 杀人，他杀 The act of killing someone. 杀死他人的行为。
Police are investigating the homicide of a prostitute.
259.hot wire ： （汽车）电启动
To electrically start a vehicle without using an ignition key.
Seasoned crooks can hot wire a car in seconds.
260.impulse crime ： 冲动犯罪
Crimes such as shoplifting, raping, vandalizing, etc. that are done on an impulse.
261.juvenile delinquency ： 青少年犯罪 Criminal behavior by adolescents and children. 少年和儿童的犯罪行为。
Some parents aren’t concerned about juvenile delinquency.
262.labor racketeering ： 工会诈骗
Corrupt practices and organized crime that involve organized labor.
The New York union leader was convicted of labor racketeering.
263.larceny ： 偷盗
The stealing of another person’s property.
Have you over been arrested for larceny?
264.libel ： 文字诽谤 Written defamation. 以文字材料来诋毁他人名声的行为。
The famous actress is suing the tabloids for libel.
265.Mafia ： 黑手党
A secret society that originated in Italy in the 1860’s. The Mafia now widespread, and is focused on power and profit.
19 世纪 60 年代起源于意大利的秘密团体。现在黑手党势力广为分布，专门从事扩张势力、牟取钱财。 The “Godfather” is a story about the powerful mafia families in New York. 电影《教父》就是有关纽约黑手党的豪门大户的故事。
266.mail fraud ： 邮政诈骗
The using of the mail system to defraud the public.
That mail-order company has been convicted of mail fraud.
267.manhunt ： 追捕
An organized search to catch a criminal or an escapee.
Police have organized a manhunt to capture the escaped convict.
268.mass murderer ： 谋杀多人的凶手 A murderer who kills many people. 多条命案的谋杀者；连环杀手。
More and more mass murderers are popping up in the news these days.
269.money laundering ： 洗钱
The act of concealing the source of funds for the purpose of tax evasion and fraud.
This restaurant is just a front for money laundering.
270.mule ： 挟带毒品者，贩运私货的人
A person used to transport drugs or contraband from one place to another.
Security officials in airports are finding an astounding number of people who are being used as mules.
271.organized crime ： 集团犯罪
A term used to describe underworld societies such as the Mafia who deal in crimes such as gambling, narcotics, and prostitution.
This company is associated with an east-coast organized syndicate.
272.parole ： 假释
A conditional release of an offender from confinement before the expiration of his or her sentence. The offender is usually placed under the guidance of a parole officer.
The victim’s family is nervous that the offender is up for parole.
273.penitentiary ： 监狱，劳改所
A maximum-security facility designed to detain prisoners serving long sentences. Lee is serving his sentence down at the penitentiary.
274.perjury ： 伪证
The crime of willingly giving false information while under oath.
If you lie while you are under oath, you can be found guilty of perjury.
275.pickpocket ： 扒手
A thief who is skilled in stealing items from other people’s pockets.
I had my wallet stolen by a pickpocket while I was on the subway.
276.pilice brutality ： 警察暴力
The act of using excessive physical force by police or other law enforcement officers.
The infamous Rodney King beating in L.A. showed the public at how rampant police brutality is.
277.police corruption ： 警察腐败
The misuse of police power in return for favors of gain.
The mayor is working to put an end to police corruption in this city.
278.pornoshop ： 色情商店
A shop or bookstore that sells pornographic materials.
The local pornshop has been shut down form selling materials to minors.
279.prison break ： 越狱
An escape from prison involving violence by one or more prisoners.
Two guards and two inmates were killed in a prison break in Texas, yesterday.
280.property crime ： 财产犯罪 Auto theft, burglary, larceny, etc. 偷汽车、入室盗窃、偷盗等。
This section of town has been plagued with property crimes.
291.serial killer ：系列命案的杀手，连环杀手
A murder who commits a series of killings, usually with distinct similarities in the murders.
Doesn’t it seems a little inappropriate to put serial killers on trading cards.
292.sin tax ：罪孽税
Tax that is imposed on cigarettes, liquor, gambling, etc.
Many people complain about the sin tax in Utah.
293.skid row ：贫民街，贫民窟
A rundown section of a city characterized by drunkards living on the street.
After his divorce, Mike became a drunk down on skid row.
294.slush fund ：贿金
Money that is used to bribe public politicians and other influential officials
Lobbyists use slush fund to bribe public officials.
295.statutory rape ：法定强奸罪
Sexual intercourse with a female who has consented, but who is legally incapable of consent because she is underage.
What is the penalty for statutory rape?
296.suicide pact ：自杀合约
An agreement between two or more persons to commit suicide together.
The whole high school was shocked at the news of the two classmates who killed themselves in a suicide pact.
297.suicide season ：自杀季节
The Christmas season when many lonely people feel isolated and take their own lives.
December is without question, the suicide season.
298.tax evasion ：逃税
The illegal attempt by a taxpayer to avoid paying his or her taxes.
Bill was found guilty of tax evasion and owes the IRS over $60,000 in back taxes.
The defacement or destruction of public or private property.
Vandalism is a major problem in inner city schools.
300.vice squad ：警察缉捕队
Plain clothes policeman who work undercover to detect crime.
Sean has been a member of the vice squad for nine years.
西恩在缉捕队工作已经 9 年了。
A person or group who takes the responsibility of a law enforcement officer into their won hands.
The subway vigilante in New York was in the media for weeks.
302.war crime ：战争犯罪
Crimes that violate the customs and laws of war.
The retired officer was found guilty of war crimes when evidence was uncovered during a recent investigation.
303.white-collar crime ：白领犯罪
Crimes committed by persons in businesses including expense-account padding, stealing office supplies, price-fixing, product fraud, etc.
Businesses are losing millions of dollars, and products are more expensive due to white-collar crime.