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Big Perm worries that the lack of policing the “small fry” will lead to more crimes by “big fry.”

The numbers reinforce another article in the Post, in which cops confessed to “turning a blind eye” to minor crimes.

An attack last year that killed 16 Iranian soldiers was publicized as a “response to crimes of the Revolutionary Guards in Syria.”

No crimes were committed by Sony with the possible exception of all those Adam Sandler movies they insist on making.

And even today there are despicable instances of hate crimes versus Jews in our country.

The consequence was, the disappointed emissary of these double treasons, immediately accused him of his own crimes.

He has for millions of years looked down upon the ignorance, the misery, the crimes of men.

When the synagogue shall be cast off, thou shalt judge it in measure, and in proportion to its crimes.-Ibid.

Police who did not understand the unorthodox methods of the Black Hood suspected him of numerous crimes.

I believe that nearly all crimes, vices, cruelties, and other evil acts are due to ignorance or to mental disease.


On this page you'll find 61 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to crimes, such as: case, lawlessness, violation, felony, misdemeanor, and infraction.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.