Definition of criminality
1 : the quality or state of being criminal
2 : criminal activity urban criminality
Examples of criminality in a Sentence
criminality and physical violence often go hand in hand
Recent Examples of criminality from the Web
Last month’s explosive allegations of criminality destabilized yet further his government and prompted, briefly, a sell-off of Brazilian assets.
The email, which allegedly shows that attorney Jessica McElfresh knew about her client’s criminality and worked to hide the illegal acts from investigators, was given to prosecutors after review by Superior Court Judge Charles G. Rogers.
But what’s important is that, whether Mueller finds any evidence of criminality or not, that the public have confidence in his decision.
In both cases, no evidence of criminality was found.
Advocacy groups that had been in contact with the community officers in the fall of 2016 are trying to come to terms with the shift to a program that seems intent on associating immigrants with criminality.
Trump’s erratic behavior gives the Democratic base the impression, understandably, that there must be some underlying criminality at the heart of the Russia issue, or else Trump wouldn’t blow so much hot air about it.
By no means! There is no evidence of Negro criminality, or brutality, or laziness, in the Negro child’s victory.
But try the same trick during a presidential transition, and there is all kinds of room for mischief, misunderstanding and, by some lights, criminality.
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