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Is it a Criminal Offence to Use Someone...

  It is a crime to use someone else’s identification. It is a criminal offence to use someone else’s identification. If you are caught using someone else’s identification it is possible that you may be charged with the criminal offences of identity theft or identity fraud. Section 402.2 of the Criminal Code defines identity theft as a criminal offence. If found guilty of identity theft, the accused faces a maximum sentence of five years in custody. Identity Theft and Identity Fraud … Identity theft 402.2 (1) Everyone commits an offence who knowingly obtains or possesses another person’s identity information in circumstances giving rise to a reasonable inference that the information is intended to be used to commit an indictable offence that includes fraud, deceit or falsehood as an element of the offence.   Section 402.2(2) defines trafficking in identity information as a criminal offence. Trafficking in…

16 May 2017

#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday William...

11 May 2017

William spent 25 years in prison fro a crime he did not commit. On May 10th 2017 Indianapolis man, William WilliamBecomes became the 350th person to be…

Is it a Crime to Conceal The Birth of a...

10 May 2017

  It is not a criminal offence not to register your new born’s birth in Canada. Concealing a birth is the act of a parent, or other…

#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Louis Reil

3 May 2017

Louis Riel was wrongfully convicted of high treason and was executed as punishment. Louis Riel was a Canadian political activist and resistance leader living in Manitoba…

Is it a Crime Not to Cooperate With The...

3 May 2017

You can be charged with a criminal offence for obstructing the police. It can be a criminal offence not to cooperate with the police It is…

Is it a Crime to Date a Minor in Canada?

25 Apr 2017

You can be charged with a sexual offence for sexual activity with a minor under 16 years of age.   There is nothing that prohibits someone…

Is it a Crime if Your Dog Bites or Attacks...

18 Apr 2017

Pit bulls are a prohibited dog breed in Ontario. It is possible to be charged with a criminal offence in Ontario if your dog bites or attacks…