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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.

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something the it and that difficult The report details how once police, the city council and other agencies were aware of the full scale of what was going on, they acted quickly to target perpetrators and support victims.
Those behind the project say they want to shift the focus away from urging victims to leave while the perpetrators continue with their lives - maybe even starting a new relationship and repeating the same behaviour.
across his perpetrator party was control to early woolly We saw a man randomly toss his mug behind his back through the air before it hit another customer.
When victims know they are safe to ask for an employer's help and perpetrators know that abusive behavior will not be tolerated, all employees benefit.
Among primary and secondary students in the United States, approximately 24 percent have reported being victims and 16 percent have reported being perpetrators of cyberbullying (Patchin & Hinduja, 2013).
As stated previously, if the perpetrator is a pregnant woman, the societal view of this being the best time in a woman's life can prevent suspicions from arising (Feldman & Hamilton, 2006).
It is to international criminal law that the victims turn when domestic courts are controlled by perpetrators and their agents.
By 1992 it became an exclusively "Jewish" museum or "racial project," a state-sanctioned antidote to the return of the Nazi perpetrator.
In responding to domestic violence and its impact, perpetrator intervention emerged in the UK in the late 1980s and since 2000, court-mandated men have been referred into criminal justice system perpetrator programmes run by probation (Bowen, 2011).
Thus, terrified, defenseless and powerless, some victims will try to placate the perpetrator.
The panels consist of volunteers from the community, who are provided with training in restorative justice, and facilitate meetings between the victim and perpetrator.
The 1RS agreed that the taxpayers were the victims of the investment advisor's Ponzi scheme, but the question was whether "privity" existed to show that the perpetrator had the required criminal intent to deprive these taxpayers of their property.