Law of Crimes – Theft & Extortion

THEFT Whoever, intending to take dishonestly any movable property out of the possession of any person without that person’s consent, moves that property in order to such taking, is said to commit theft. Thus, essential ingredients of theft are –... Read more

Law of Crimes – Offences relating to Documents

Forgery Whoever makes any false document or false electronic record or part of a document or electronic record, with intent to cause damage or injury, to the public or to any person, or to support any claim or title, or... Read more

Law of Crimes – Criminal Trespass

Whoever enters into or upon property in the possession of another with intent to commit an offence or to intimidate, insult or annoy any person in possession of such property, or having lawfully entered into or upon such property, unlawfully... Read more

Law of Crimes – Misappropriation of Property & Breach of Trust

DISHONEST MISAPPROPRIATION OF PROPERTY IPC does not define misappropriation, but it can be understood in common parlance as an unlawful appropriation of funds or thing or conversion to one’s own use any movable property. Illustrations A takes property belonging to... Read more

Law of Crimes – Sexual Offence

  Rape A man is said to commit Rape if he – penetrates his penis, to any extent, into the vagina, mouth, urethra or anus of a woman or makes her to do so with him or any other person;... Read more

Law of Crimes – Criminal Force & Assault

Before we understand criminal force and assault, we need to understand Force. In physics, Force means a push or a pull. Legally, too, force has similar connotation. A person is said to use force to another if he causes motion,... Read more