Assault

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Assault

Unwanted and/or violent physical contact with another person. Assault is a crime and a tort in most jurisdictions, though specific definitions differ from place to place.
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Subsequently, state police charged Carney with "terroristic threats, simple assault, disorderly conduct and reckless endangerment.
Police have arrested the man with a simple assault charge for domestic violence.
Saturday cited Matthew Ryan Simms, 20, on misdemeanor simple assault charges.
5 million crimes in 2007, with some 55% of these crimes reported as thefts and the rest reported as violent crimes--ranging from simple assault to serious violence.
Police consider it a case of simple assault and are not releasing the suspect's name, according to the Journal.
Vinnie, who could face a year in prison if convicted of all the charges, has not entered a plea but legal sources predict he will plead guilty to one charge of simple assault, which is likely to result in a heavy fine.
A spokesman for Sioux Falls Police Department said Jones was charged with simple assault and that another man was charged with aggravated assault.
Suffice to say, it began as a simple assault on the classic country ballad but had progressed to pre-meditated murder by the final verse.
A jury in Pennsylvania's Erie County yesterday convicted 28-year-old Chytoria Graham of aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, simple assault and child endangerment.
Thirty-nine percent of inmates in Indian country were held for violent offenses--18 percent for domestic violence, 13 percent for aggravated or simple assault, 2 percent for rape, and 6 percent for other violent offenses.
Fan punished: A fan sitting near the Angels bullpen Thursday was cited for simple assault and given a criminal trespass warning.
Violent crimes include serious violent crimes and simple assault.

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