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Answered on 10 Dec 2019

You can file a complaint with the SHO of the police station or file a complaint with the Magistrate of your area.Read More

Posted on 21 Aug 2019 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 17 Sep 2019

You can file an FIR in the police station which has jurisdiction over the area where the theft occurred. Read More

Posted on 15 Sep 2019 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 28 Sep 2018

If you are convicted for robbery: You may not be able to travel to other countries. You may lose your current job. You may not be able to get a job in a particular profession. You will have a criminal record. You will not be able to apply for a record suspension until 10 years after you have completed your sentence. Read More

Posted on 06 May 2016 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 28 Sep 2018

Aid and Abet means essentially the same thing. Aiding- To criminally assist someone in committing a crime. This may occur in planning a crime or escape from apprehension, as well as actually committing the crime.   Abetting- may occur through encouraging, counseling, or ordering another to commit a crime. Read More

Posted on 03 Mar 2016 | 3 Answers

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Answered on 28 Sep 2018

Robbery is the act of taking something of value from someone else. This is usually done by force, threat, or intimidation tactics. Once a deadly weapon is involved the crime becomes aggravated robbery. Even if the victim does not see the weapon, but the suspect makes the victim believe they have a weapon it is still considered aggravated robbery. Read More

Posted on 16 Mar 2016 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 28 Sep 2018

The violence involved in a robbery can be as simple as an assault against the victim. Remember an assault does not need to cause any physical injury, it only requires the application of force or threatening the application of force without consent. Therefore, threatening to physically harm someone during the course of stealing something from that person will constitute the use of violence required for robbery. Read More

Posted on 17 Mar 2016 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 01 Oct 2018

The facts you have mentioned indicates that you must immediately file an FIR with the nearest police station regarding your house breaking. If the people who broke into your house took your money, they were thieved. You can file an FIR under Section 445 of the Indian Penal Code. Section 445 of the IPC states that: A person is said to commit "house-breaking" who commits house-trespass if he effects his entrance into the house or any part of it in any of the six ways hereinafter described; or if, being in the house or any part of it for the purpose of committing an offence, or having committed an offence therein, he quits the house or any part of it in any of it in such six ways, that is to say :- First.-If he enters or quits through a passage made by himself, or by any abettor of the house-trespass, in order to the committing of the house-trespass. Secondly.-If he enters or quits through any passage not intended by any person, other than himself or an abettor of the offence, for human entrance; or through any passage to which he has obtained access by scaling or climbing over any wall or building. Thirdly.-If he enters or quits through any passage which he or any abettor of the house-trespass has opened, in order to the committing of the house-trespass by any means by which that passage was not intended by the occupier of the house to be opened. Fourthly.-If he enters or quits by opening any lock in order to the committing of the house-trespass, or in order to the quitting of the house after a house-trespass. Fifthly.-If he effects his entrance or departure by using criminal force or committing an assault, or by threatening any person with assault. Sixthly.-If he enters or quits by any passage which he knows to have been fastened against such entrance or departure, and to have been unfastened by himself or by an abettor of the house-trespass Read More

Posted on 30 Sep 2018 | 1 Answer