A veeolent crime or crime o veeolence is a crime in which a affender uises or threatens force upon a victim. This entails baith crimes in which the violent act is the objective, such as murther, as well as crimes in which veeolence is the means tae a end. Veeolent crimes mey, or mey no, be committit wi weapons. Dependin on the jurisdiction, veeolent crimes mey vary frae homicide tae harassment. Teepically, veeolent criminals includes aircraft hijackers, bank robbers, muggers, burglars, terrorists, carjackers, rapists, kidnappers, torturers, active shuiters, murtherers, gangsters, drog cairtels, an ithers.