Over 300 Criminal Offences

Criminal Offences in the UK

  1. Abandonment of children under two
  2. Abduction of defective from parent
  3. Abduction of unmarried girl under 16 from parent
  4. Abduction of unmarried girl under 18 from parent
  5. Abduction of woman by force
  6. Abstraction of electricity
  7. Abuse of position of trust
  8. Abuse of position of trust: causing a child to engage in sexual activity
  9. Abuse of position of trust: causing a child to watch sexual activity
  10. Abuse of trust: sexual activity in the presence of a child
  11. Abuse of trust: sexual activity with a child
  12. Acquisition by or supply of firearms to person denied them
  13. Acquisition, use or possession of criminal property
  14. Activities relating to opium
  15. Acts outraging public decency
  16. Administering a substance with intent
  17. Administering chloroform, laudanum etc.
  18. Administering drugs to obtain intercourse
  19. Administering poison etc. so as to endanger life
  20. Administering poison with intent to injure etc
  21. Affray
  22. Aggravated arson
  23. Aggravated burglary
  24. Aggravated burglary
  25. Aggravated criminal damage
  26. Aggravated vehicle taking
  27. Aggravated vehicle taking resulting in death
  28. Agreeing to indemnify sureties
  29. Aiding and abetting suicide
  30. Allowing or procuring a child under 16 to go abroad to perform
  31. Armed Robbery
  32. Arranging child sex offence
  33. Arson (other than aggravated arson) where value does not exceed £30,000
  34. Arson (where value exceeds £30,000)
  35. Assault by penetration
  36. Assault occasioning actual bodily harm
  37. Assault of a child under 13 by penetration
  38. Assault with intent to commit buggery
  39. Assault with intent to resist arrest
  40. Assault with the weapon with intent to rob
  41. Assaulting prison officer whilst possessing a firearm etc.
  42. Assaults on officers saving wrecks
  43. Assisting illegal entry or harbouring persons
  44. Assisting offenders
  45. Assisting prisoners to escape
  46. Attempt to cause an explosion, making or keeping explosive etc.
  47. Attempting to choke, suffocate, strangle etc.
  48. Attempting to injure or alarm the Sovereign
  49. Being drunk on an aircraft
  50. Blackmail
  51. Bomb hoax
  52. Breach of anti-social behaviour order
  53. Breach of harassment injunction
  54. Breach of prison
  55. Breach of restraining order
  56. Breach of sex offender order
  57. Breaking or injuring submarine telegraph cables
  58. Buggery of males of 16 or over otherwise than in private
  59. Buggery of person under 16
  60. Burglary (domestic)
  61. Burglary (non-domestic)
  62. Care workers: causing a person with a mental disorder to watch a sexual act
  63. Care workers: inciting person with mental disorder to engage in sexual act
  64. Care workers: sexual activity in presence of a person with a mental disorder
  65. Care workers: sexual activity with a person with a mental disorder
  66. Carrying loaded firearm in public place
  67. Causing a child to engage in sexual activity
  68. Causing a child to watch a sexual act
  69. Causing a child under 13 to engage in sexual activity
  70. Causing a person with a mental disorder to watch a sexual act
  71. Causing a person with a mental disorder to watch a sexual act
  72. Causing bodily injury by explosives
  73. Causing danger to road users
  74. Causing death by careless driving while under the influence of drink or drugs
  75. Causing death by dangerous driving
  76. Causing explosion likely to endanger life or property
  77. Causing miscarriage by poison, instrument
  78. Causing or allowing the death of a child
  79. Causing or encouraging prostitution of defective
  80. Causing or encouraging prostitution of girl under 16
  81. Causing or inciting a person with a mental disorder to engage in sexual activity
  82. Causing or inciting child prostitution or pornography
  83. Causing or inciting prostitution for gain
  84. Causing prostitution of women
    Causing sexual activity with penetration
  85. Causing sexual activity without penetration
  86. Child abduction by connected person
  87. Child abduction by other person
  88. Child Destruction
  89. Child sex offence committed by person under 18
  90. Circumcision of females
  91. Committing offence with intent to commit sexual offence
  92. Concealing an arrestable offence
  93. Concealing criminal property
  94. Concealment of birth
  95. Conspiring to commit offences outside the United Kingdom
  96. Contamination of goods with intent
  97. Controlling a child prostitute
  98. Controlling prostitution for gain
    Copying false instrument with intent
  99. Corrupt transactions with agents
  100. Corruption in public office
  101. Counterfeiting Customs documents
  102. Counterfeiting notes and coins
  103. Counterfeiting of dies or marks
  104. Criminal damage (other than aggravated criminal damage)
  105. Cruelty to persons under 16
    Cultivation of cannabis plant
  106. Custody or control of false instruments etc.
  107. Dangerous driving
  108. Dealing in firearms
  109. Destruction of registers of births etc.
  110. Destruction of registers of births etc.
  111. Detention of woman in brothel or other premises
  112. Directing terrorist organisation
  113. Disclosure prejudicing, or interference of material relevant to, investigation of terrorism
  114. Disclosure under sections 330, 331, 332 or 333 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 otherwise than in the form and manner prescribed
  115. Drug trafficking offences at sea
  116. Embracery
  117. Endangering the safety of an aircraft
  118. Endangering the safety of railway passengers
  119. Engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a person with a mental disorder
  120. Engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a person with a mental disorder
    Engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a child
  121. Escaping from lawful custody without force
  122. Evasion of liability by deception
  123. Exposure
  124. Fabrication of evidence with intent to mislead a tribunal
    Facilitating child prostitution
  125. Failing to keep dogs under proper control resulting in injury
  126. Failure to comply with certificate when transferring firearm
  127. Failure to disclose information about terrorism
  128. Failure to disclose knowledge or suspicion of money laundering: regulated sector
  129. Failure to disclose knowledge or suspicion of money laundering
  130. Failure to disclose knowledge or suspicion of money laundering: nominated officers in the regulated sector
    Failure to disclose knowledge or suspicion of money laundering: other nominated officers
  131. False accounting
  132. False evidence before European Court
  133. False imprisonment
  134. False statement tendered under section 5B of the Magistrates’ Courts Act 1980
  135. False statement tendered under section 9 of the Criminal Justice Act 1967
  136. Firing on Revenue vessel
  137. Forgery
  138. Forgery and misuse of driving documents
  139. Forgery etc. of licences and other documents
  140. Forgery of driving documents
  141. Forgery, alteration, fraud of licences etc.
  142. Fraud by abuse of position
  143. Fraud by failing to disclose information
  144. Fraud by false representation
  145. Fraudulent evasion of agricultural levy
  146. Fraudulent evasion of controls on Class A and B drugs
  147. Fraudulent evasion of controls on Class C drugs
  148. Fraudulent evasion of duty
  149. Fraudulent evasion: counterfeit notes or coins
  150. Fraudulent evasion: not elsewhere specified
  151. Fund-raising for terrorism
  152. Giving false statements to procure cremation
  153. Going equipped to steal
  154. Gross indecency between male of 21 or over and male under 16
  155. Gross indecency between males (other than where one is 21 or over and the other is under 16)
  156. Handling stolen goods
  157. Harbouring escaped prisoners
  158. Harming, threatening to harm a witness, juror etc.
  159. Having an article with a blade or point in a public place
  160. Hostage taking
  161. Ill-treatment of persons of unsound mind
  162. Illegal importation of Class A and B drugs
  163. Illegal importation of Class C drugs
  164. Illegal importation: counterfeit notes or coins
  165. Illegal importation: not elsewhere specified
  166. Impeding persons endeavouring to escape wrecks
  167. Incest by man with a girl under 13
  168. Incest other than by man with a girl under 13
  169. Incitement of terrorism overseas
  170. Incitement to commit incest
  171. Inciting a child family member to engage in sexual activity
  172. Indecency with children under 14
  173. Indecent assault on a man
  174. Indecent assault on a woman
  175. Indecent display
  176. Inducing person with mental disorder to engage in sexual activity
  177. Infanticide
  178. Intercourse with an animal
  179. Intimidating a witness, juror etc.
  180. Involvement in arrangements facilitating the acquisition, retention, use or control of criminal property
  181. Keeping a disorderly house
  182. Kidnapping
  183. Living on earnings of male prostitution
  184. Making a false statement to obtain interim possession order
  185. Making false entries in copies of registers sent to register
  186. Making false statement to authorised officer
  187. Making false statement to resist making of interim possession order
  188. Making gunpowder etc. to commit offences
  189. Making off without payment
  190. Making or possession of explosive in suspicious circumstances
  191. Making or supplying articles for use in frauds
  192. Making threats to destroy or damage property
  193. Making threats to kill
  194. Making, custody or control of counterfeiting materials etc.
  195. Man living on earnings of prostitution
  196. Manslaughter
  197. Manufacture and supply of scheduled substances
  198. Meeting child following sexual grooming
  199. Membership of proscribed organisations
  200. Misconduct endangering ship or persons on board ship
  201. Mishandling or falsifying parking documents etc.
  202. Murder
  203. Neglecting to provide food for or assaulting servants etc.
  204. Obscene articles intended for publication for gain
  205. Obstructing Customs officer
  206. Obstructing engine or carriage on railway
  207. Obtaining pecuniary advantage by deception
  208. Obtaining property by deception
  209. Obtaining services by deception
  210. Obtaining services dishonestly
  211. Occupier knowingly permitting drugs offences etc.
  212. Offences against international protection of nuclear material
  213. Offences in relation to dies or stamps
  214. Offences in relation to money laundering investigations
  215. Offences in relation to proceeds of drug trafficking
  216. Offences involving custody or control of counterfeit notes and coins
  217. Offences of publication of obscene matter
  218. Offences relating to the safe custody of controlled drugs
  219. Offender armed or disguised
  220. Offering inducement to procure sexual activity with a person with a mental disorder
  221. Other offences involving money or property to be used for terrorism
  222. Participating in fraudulent business carried on by sole trader etc.
  223. Passing counterfeit notes and coins
  224. Paying for sexual services of a child
  225. Perjuries (7 offences)
  226. Permitting an escape
  227. Permitting defective to use premises for intercourse
  228. Permitting girl under 13 to use premises for sexual intercourse
  229. Permitting girl under 16 to use premises for intercourse
  230. Personating for purposes of bail etc.
  231. Personation of jurors
  232. Perverting the course of public justice
  233. Placing explosives with intent to cause bodily injury
  234. Possessing anything with intent to destroy or damage property
  235. Possession (with intention) of apparatus or material for making false identity documents
  236. Possession (with intention) of false identity documents
  237. Possession (without reasonable excuse) of false identity documents or apparatus or material for making false identity documents
  238. Possession etc of articles for use in frauds
  239. Possession of a Class A or B drug with intent to supply
  240. Possession of a Class C drug with intent to supply
  241. Possession of articles for terrorist purposes
  242. Possession of Class A drug
  243. Possession of Class B or C drug
  244. Possession of firearm with criminal intent
  245. Possession of firearm with criminal intent
  246. Possession of firearm with intent to endanger life
  247. Possession of firearm without certificate
  248. Possession of firearms by person convicted of crime
  249. Possession of offensive weapon
  250. Possession or acquisition of certain prohibited weapons etc.
  251. Possession or acquisition of certain prohibited weapons etc.
  252. Possession or acquisition of shotgun without certificate
  253. Practitioner contravening drug supply regulations
  254. Prejudicing a drug trafficking investigation
  255. Presentation of obscene performance
  256. Prison mutiny
  257. Procuration of girl under 21
  258. Procurement of a defective
  259. Procurement of a woman by false pretences
  260. Procurement of intercourse by threats etc.
  261. Procuring others to commit homosexual acts
  262. Producing or supplying a Class A or B drug
  263. Producing or supplying Class C drug
  264. Putting people in fear of violence
  265. Racially aggravated harassment/putting another in fear of violence
  266. Racially-aggravated arson (not endangering life)
  267. Racially-aggravated assault
  268. Racially-aggravated criminal damage
  269. Racially-aggravated public order offence
  270. Rape
  271. Rape of child under 13
  272. Removal of articles from places open to the public
  273. Rescue
  274. Riot
  275. Robbery (other than armed robbery)
  276. Sending prohibited articles by post
  277. Sending unsolicited text messages
  278. Setting spring guns with intent to inflict grievous bodily harm
  279. Sex with adult relative
  280. Sexual activity with a child
  281. Sexual activity with a child family member, with penetration
  282. Sexual activity with a person with a mental disorder
  283. Sexual assault
  284. Sexual assault of child under 13
  285. Sexual intercourse with defective
  286. Sexual intercourse with girl under 13
  287. Sexual intercourse with girl under 16
  288. Sexual intercourse with patients
  289. Sexual penetration of a corpse
  290. Shortening of shotgun or possession of shortened shotgun
  291. Shortening of smooth bore gun
  292. Solicitation for immoral purposes
  293. Soliciting to commit murder
  294. Stirring up racial hatred
  295. Supplying instrument etc. to cause miscarriage
  296. Support or meeting of proscribed organisations
  297. Taking, having etc. indecent photographs of children
  298. Theft
  299. Tipping off
  300. Tipping-off in relation to money laundering investigations
  301. Trade description offences (9 offences)
  302. Trafficking into UK for sexual exploitation
  303. Trafficking out of UK for sexual exploitation
  304. Trafficking within UK for sexual exploitation
  305. Trespass with intent to commit sexual offence
  306. Trespassing with a firearm
  307. Undischarged bankrupt being concerned in a company
  308. Uniform of proscribed organisations
  309. Unlawful collection of information for terrorist purposes
  310. Unlawful eviction and harassment of occupier
  311. Unlawful wounding
  312. Use of firearm to resist arrest
  313. Using a copy of a false instrument
  314. Using a false instrument
  315. Using explosive or corrosives with intent to cause grievous bodily harm
  316. VAT offences
  317. Violent Disorder
  318. Voyeurism
  319. Wanton or furious driving
  320. Weapons training
  321. Woman exercising control over prostitute
  322. Wounding or grievous bodily harm with intent to cause grievous bodily harm etc.