Browse Charges

Charge Number of Records  
Abandonment 2 List Cases
Abduction 140 List Cases
Abduction (2nd degree) 1 List Cases
Abduction (as second offense) 3 List Cases
Abduction, Assault (2nd degree) 1 List Cases
Abortion 13 List Cases
Abortion, attempted 6 List Cases
Anarchy, criminal 4 List Cases
Animals: Failing to provide proper sustenance 1 List Cases
Animals: Overdriving, torturing, and injuring 1 List Cases
Animals: Poisoning or attempting to poison 3 List Cases
Arson 4 List Cases
Arson (1st degree) 16 List Cases
Arson (1st degree) (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Arson (1st degree), attempted 4 List Cases
Arson (2nd degree) 20 List Cases
Arson (2nd degree), attempted 1 List Cases
Arson (3rd degree) 12 List Cases
Arson, attempted 1 List Cases
Assault 6 List Cases
Assault (1st degree) 230 List Cases
Assault (1st degree) (as second offense) 10 List Cases
Assault (1st degree) (firearms) 2 List Cases
Assault (2nd degree) 326 List Cases
Assault (2nd degree) (as second offense) 6 List Cases
Assault (3rd degree) 4 List Cases
Assault (3rd degree), attempted 2 List Cases
Bigamy 21 List Cases
Blackmail 10 List Cases
Bookmaking 4 List Cases
Bribery 32 List Cases
Bribery (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Bribery, attempted 1 List Cases
Bribery: Public officers 2 List Cases
Bribery: Witnesses 4 List Cases
Burglar's instruments, possession of 3 List Cases
Burglary 3 List Cases
Burglary (1st degree) 17 List Cases
Burglary (1st degree) (as second offense) 5 List Cases
Burglary (1st degree), attempted 1 List Cases
Burglary (2nd degree) 15 List Cases
Burglary (2nd degree) (as second offense) 5 List Cases
Burglary (2nd degree), attempted (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Burglary (3rd degree) 164 List Cases
Burglary (3rd degree) (as second offense) 10 List Cases
Burglary (3rd degree), attempted 5 List Cases
Burglary (3rd degree), attempted (as second offense) 2 List Cases
Burglary, attempted 1 List Cases
Charity: Fraudulently obtaining property for charitable purposes 2 List Cases
Children, endangering life or health of 1 List Cases
Children: Abandoning in destitute circumstances 4 List Cases
Children: Impairing morals of a child 1 List Cases
Cocaine: Sale of 5 List Cases
Cocaine: Sale of cocaine or eucaine 2 List Cases
Compounding a felony 1 List Cases
Conspiracy 11 List Cases
Conspiracy: To commit perjury 1 List Cases
Contempt of court 1 List Cases
Corporation: Falsely impersonating a corporate officer 1 List Cases
Corporation: Fraudulently selling shares as officer of corporation 1 List Cases
Corrupt influencing of agents, employees, or servants 1 List Cases
Disorderly houses: Keeping of 17 List Cases
Election offenses 2 List Cases
Election offenses: Aiding and abetting illegal registration 7 List Cases
Election offenses: Attempted double voting 1 List Cases
Election offenses: False registration 7 List Cases
Election offenses: False registration, attempted 1 List Cases
Election offenses: Illegal registration 2 List Cases
Election offenses: Illegal voting 4 List Cases
Election offenses: Misdemeanors 11 List Cases
Election offenses: Submission of false returns 12 List Cases
Election offenses: Violation of election law 1 List Cases
Election offenses: Violation of election law by public officers 1 List Cases
Embezzlement 1 List Cases
Endangering life: Children 1 List Cases
Endangering life: Maliciously placing explosive near building 3 List Cases
Escape: Aiding a prisoner to escape 2 List Cases
Escape: Aiding a prisoner to escape (as second offense) 2 List Cases
Excise law violation 1 List Cases
Explosions and explosives: Damaging building or vessels 2 List Cases
Explosions and explosives: Maliciously placing explosive near building 2 List Cases
Explosions and explosives: Violations of statutes relative to 1 List Cases
Extortion 31 List Cases
Extortion, attempted 43 List Cases
Extortion: Illegally divulging contents of telegraphic or telephonic messages 1 List Cases
False evidence, preparing of 1 List Cases
False pretenses 5 List Cases
False pretenses: Obtaining money for alleged charitable purpose 1 List Cases
False pretenses: Obtaining property by 2 List Cases
Falsifying a record 1 List Cases
Felony 1 List Cases
Felony, compounding of 1 List Cases
Forgery 4 List Cases
Forgery (1st degree) 8 List Cases
Forgery (2nd degree) 65 List Cases
Forgery (2nd degree) (as second offense) 8 List Cases
Forgery (3rd degree) 28 List Cases
Forgery: Passage tickets 1 List Cases
Forgery: Preparing a false instrument to be produced as genuine 1 List Cases
Forgery: United States or state stamps 1 List Cases
Fraud 1 List Cases
Fraud: Fradulently obtaining property for charitable purposes 1 List Cases
Fraud: Issuing fraudulent check 1 List Cases
Fraud: Issuing of advertisement regarding securities of a corporation 1 List Cases
Fraud: Making false statements of financial condition to obtain credit 1 List Cases
Fraud: Obtaining signature of another person to a written instrument 1 List Cases
Fraud: Selling article under false label 1 List Cases
Fraud: Selling falsely marked sterling silver articles 1 List Cases
Fraud: Selling fraudulent shares as officer of corporation 1 List Cases
Fraud: Unlawful conversion of money 1 List Cases
Fraud: Unlawful conveyance of property in fraud of creditors 1 List Cases
Fraudulent removal of property 1 List Cases
Gambling: Association maintaining a room where gambling is conducted 1 List Cases
Gambling: Being a common gambler 2 List Cases
Gambling: Keeping of gaming and betting establishments 5 List Cases
Gaming house 8 List Cases
Grand larceny 15 List Cases
Grand larceny (1st degree) 536 List Cases
Grand larceny (1st degree) (as second offense) 15 List Cases
Grand larceny (1st degree) (dwelling house) 1 List Cases
Grand larceny (1st degree) (from the person) 1 List Cases
Grand larceny (1st degree), attempted 17 List Cases
Grand larceny (1st degree), attempted (as first offense) 1 List Cases
Grand larceny (1st degree), attempted (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Grand larceny (2nd degree) 421 List Cases
Grand larceny (2nd degree) (as second offense) 10 List Cases
Grand larceny (2nd degree) (false pretenses) 2 List Cases
Grand larceny (2nd degree) (from the person) 1 List Cases
Grand larceny (2nd degree), attempted 16 List Cases
Grand Larceny (common law) 1 List Cases
Grand larceny, attempted 2 List Cases
Homicide 1 List Cases
Immoral shows and exhibitions, corrupting morals of youth by holding 1 List Cases
Incest 6 List Cases
Insurance fraud: Fraudulent claim 1 List Cases
Insurance fraud: Presenting false proofs of loss in support of claim 10 List Cases
Kidnapping 5 List Cases
Larceny 4 List Cases
Larceny (1st degree) 2 List Cases
Larceny (2nd degree) 2 List Cases
Larceny: Carrying implement for 1 List Cases
Larceny: Common law 1 List Cases
Libel 13 List Cases
Libel, threatening to publish 1 List Cases
Liquor: Prohibited transactions in intoxicating liquors 1 List Cases
Liquor: Selling or giving away on Sunday 3 List Cases
Liquor: Violation of liquor tax law 1 List Cases
Loitering 1 List Cases
Maiming 4 List Cases
Manslaughter 4 List Cases
Manslaughter (1st degree) 59 List Cases
Manslaughter (2nd degree) 37 List Cases
Manslaughter (2nd degree) (automobile) 1 List Cases
Medicine: Practicing medicine without a lawful aurthorization and registration 1 List Cases
Medicine: Practicing under false and assumed name (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Minors: Impairing morals of 1 List Cases
Misappropriation 2 List Cases
Misappropriation and falsification of accounts 1 List Cases
Misappropriation and falsification of accounts by public officers 2 List Cases
Misdemeanor 1 List Cases
Misdemeanors 1 List Cases
Motor vehicles, registration of by nonresident owners 1 List Cases
Motor vehicles, unauthorized use of (joy riding) 1 List Cases
Murder 17 List Cases
Murder (1st degree) 445 List Cases
Murder (1st degree) (firearms) 4 List Cases
Murder (1st degree), attempted 11 List Cases
Murder (1st degree), attempted (as second offense) 2 List Cases
Murder (2nd degree) 7 List Cases
Murder, attempted 1 List Cases
Narcotics: Having narcotics with intent to administer 2 List Cases
Perjury 33 List Cases
Perjury (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Perjury, attempted subornation of 2 List Cases
Perjury, conspiracy to commit 1 List Cases
Perjury, subornation of 8 List Cases
Petit larceny 21 List Cases
Petit larceny (as second offense) 3 List Cases
Poisoning: Poisoning or attempting to poison animals 3 List Cases
Policy 8 List Cases
Policy (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Prisoners: Aiding escape of 2 List Cases
Prisoners: Aiding escape of (as second offense) 2 List Cases
Property: Bringing stolen property into the state 2 List Cases
Property: Injury to 8 List Cases
Property: Injury to railroad property 2 List Cases
Property: Unlawful conveyance in fraud of creditors 1 List Cases
Prostitution: Compulsory prostitution of women 51 List Cases
Prostitution: Compulsory prostitution of women (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Prostitution: Compulsory prostitution of women, attempted 1 List Cases
Prostitution: In tenement houses 1 List Cases
Prostitution: Receiving money from the earnings of a prostitute 1 List Cases
Prostitution: Solicitation 1 List Cases
Public nuisance 1 List Cases
Public officers: Attempting to prevent officer from performing duty 1 List Cases
Public officers: Corrupt bargain for appointment to public office 1 List Cases
Public officers: Misappropriation and falsification of accounts 3 List Cases
Public officers: Misuse and abuse of official power 1 List Cases
Public officers: Neglect of duty 3 List Cases
Public officers: Presenting fraudulent bill to city officer for audit 1 List Cases
Public officers: Taking unlawful fees 4 List Cases
Public officers: Unfitness for office 1 List Cases
Public officers: Unlawful conversion of money 1 List Cases
Public officers: Violation of election law by public officers 1 List Cases
Public officers: Willfully omitting to perform a duty 5 List Cases
Public peace: Assembling to disturb public peace and unlawfully remaining 1 List Cases
Railroads: Obstructing tracks 2 List Cases
Rape 7 List Cases
Rape (1st degree) 83 List Cases
Rape (1st degree) (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Rape (1st degree), attempted 16 List Cases
Rape (2nd degree) 164 List Cases
Rape (2nd degree) (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Rape (2nd degree), attempted 4 List Cases
Receiving 333 List Cases
Receiving (1st degree) 153 List Cases
Receiving (1st degree) (as second offense) 8 List Cases
Receiving (2nd degree) 16 List Cases
Receiving (as second offense) 26 List Cases
Restraint of competition in business practices 1 List Cases
Riot 1 List Cases
Robbery 6 List Cases
Robbery (1st degree) 265 List Cases
Robbery (1st degree) (as second offense) 13 List Cases
Robbery (1st degree), attempted 20 List Cases
Robbery (1st degree), attempted (as first offense) 1 List Cases
Robbery (2nd degree) 8 List Cases
Robbery (2nd degree), attempted 5 List Cases
Robbery (3rd degree) 1 List Cases
Robbery, attempted 1 List Cases
Seduction 3 List Cases
Seduction: Under promise of marriage 13 List Cases
Sodomy 25 List Cases
Sodomy (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Stolen property: Feloniously bringing stolen property into the state 1 List Cases
Subornation of perjury 1 List Cases
Subpoena duces tecum: Refusal to comply with 1 List Cases
Suicide, abetting and advising an attempt at 1 List Cases
Suicide, attempted 1 List Cases
Threatening letters; sending 3 List Cases
Vagrancy (prostitution) 1 List Cases
Violation of Section 1344F of New York Charter 1 List Cases
Violation of Section 1692 of Penal Law 1 List Cases
Violation of Section 341 of General Business Law 1 List Cases
Violation of Section 940 of Penal Law 1 List Cases
Voting offenses: Attempted double voting 1 List Cases
Voting offenses: Illegal voting 3 List Cases
Weapons: Carrying and use of dangerous weapons 22 List Cases
Weapons: Carrying and use of dangerous weapons (as second offense) 3 List Cases
Weapons: Carrying concealed weapons 1 List Cases
Weapons: Carrying pistol 3 List Cases
Weapons: Carrying pistol (as second offense) 1 List Cases
Weapons: Carrying pistol after conviction of crime 2 List Cases
Weapons: Carrying weapon after conviction of crime 1 List Cases
Weapons: Carrying weapon after conviction of crime 1 List Cases
Witnesses: Bribery 1 List Cases
Witnesses: Prevening or dissuading witnesses from attending court 1 List Cases
Witnesses: Refusal to comply with subpoena duces tecum 1 List Cases
Wrongful acts 1 List Cases

 

 

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John Jay

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