Criminal homicide classifications.pptx - Homicide...

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HomicideInvestigationSteps to becoming an effective criminalinvestigatorIn this class we will be :Identifying and classifying various homicidesFollowing a case and making expert decisions onthe classificationPAGE 1
Classifications of aHomicideCriminal-Criminal homicide includes murder and manslaughter.Murder- The killing of another human being with malice aforethought. Thiscrime is one of the few that’s penalty is life imprisonment or death.Manslaughter- The unlawful killing of another person with no prior malice. Thiscould be voluntary manslaughter or non voluntary manslaughter .Voluntarymanslaughter is intentionally caused by intense passion Non voluntarymanslaughter is unintentional homicide caused by criminal negligenceNon-Criminal Homicide-causing death through criminal negligence, no intentto kill. -Justifiable Manslaughter- The killing was truly accidental and justified becausethey were acting under the lawExcusable Manslaughter – The unintentional , truly accidental killing of anotherpersonPAGE 2
CriminalHomicideCriminal Homicide- Criminalhomicide may be classified asmurder, manslaughter, or criminallynegligent homicide. A personcommits criminal homicide if heintentionally, knowingly, recklessly orwith criminal negligence causes thedeath of another person.PAGE 3
Murder1stdegree willful premeditated anddeliberate. How long is premeditatedconsidered to be2ndkill or cause rave bodily harmthat results toPAGE 4
Manslaughter

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Term
Winter
Professor
Handelman
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Alvin Hall, Coleman V State

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