suspect

(redirected from Crime suspect)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

suspect

A person identified as possibly having an interest in buying, but who has not yet been contacted or has not yet given any evidence of interest. Contrast with a prospect, who has indicated some interest in buying and who appears to have the desire and the ability to purchase.

References in periodicals archive ?
The veteran singer spoke as part of a campaign to guarantee anonymity for sex crime suspects.
Eight high-profile war crime suspects were detained so far to face trial for crimes against humanity since Bangladesh constituted the tribunal in March last year along with the special investigation agency and a prosecution cell in line with the election pledges of the ruling Awami League to expose to trial the war criminals.
The retired car factory worker had topped the centre's list of 10 most wanted war crime suspects.
SANTA CLARITA - A crime suspect arrested in Newhall Municipal Court while attending a relative's hearing was charged Friday with nine felonies, officials said.
I don't know why the United States makes a big fuss over the extrajudicial killing of a crime suspect in the Philippines when the New York Police Department (NYPD) was the first to engage in EJKs not so long ago.
He said that starting on Thursday, he would no longer give a cash reward of P50,000 for every slain crime suspect.
Policemen must prove in court that they killed crime suspects in self-defense,' it added
Martin Dino, Interior undersecretary for village affairs, said at a joint press conference with the Commission on Elections (Comelec) that voters should shun addicts, drug pushers and crime suspects.
He said that on the orders of Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah, a committee led by the advocate general had been set up which would recommend measures to the provincial government for speedy trials of street crime suspects.
The targets, he said, will include anti-narcotic agents who are secretly involved in the drug trade and jailed crime suspects who manage to continue their drug dealing.
NINETEEN wanted crime suspects have been arrested in just two days of police raids.
Facewatch, which can be downloaded for free, allows smartphone users to look at images of crime suspects operating in the area and provide an identity.

Full browser ?