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Types of Felony

Aggravated Assault or Battery
Aggravated Assault or Battery

The crimes of assault, assault and battery, and aggravated assault all involve intentional harm inflicted on one person by another. Any crime involving a physical attack (or even the threat of an attack) is usually classified as an assault, a battery, or both.

source: nolo.com
Animal Cruelty
Animal Cruelty

Animal abuse is already a felony in 13 states and in Washington, DC., but it had been previously classified with other miscellaneous crimes, making it impossible to get a handle on the patterns of animal-abuse crimes.

source: news.vice.com
Arson
Arson

In California, a conviction for arson of property that is not your own is a felony punishable by up to three years in state prison. Aggravated arson, which carries the most severe punishment for arson, is punishable by 10 years to life in state prison.

Burglary
Burglary

Felony burglary is the act of breaking into a building with the intention to commit some kind of crime. In contrast, misdemeanor burglary is breaking into a building without the intent to commit a crime, and it is generally applied to homeless people who break into unoccupied buildings so that they can sleep in them.

source: wisegeek.org
First-Degree Felony: Murder, Rape, Kidnapping, Arson, Fraud
First-Degree Felony: Murder, Rape, Kidnapping, Arson, Fraud

Pennsylvania Felony Crimes by Class and ... someone committed of first-degree murder faces a penalty of death or life ... First Degree Felony. Rape; Arson endangering ...

Larceny
Larceny

Felony larceny is a specific type of felony theft crime. In most jurisdictions, larceny is defined as the “unlawful taking and carrying away of the property of another person, with the intent to permanently deprive them of its use.” Larceny is usually a misdemeanor charge.

Manslaughter (Unintentional Killing of Another)
Manslaughter (Unintentional Killing of Another)

Manslaughter versus Murder As noted above, involuntary manslaughter is the unintentional killing of another human. This differs from first or second degree murder in that the killing is accidental -- resulting from recklessness, criminal negligence or in the commission of a misdemeanor or low-level felony.

Murder
Murder

The felony murder rule is widely criticized because it can lead to murder charges for people with little or no involvement in the death—for example, someone who simply drove the getaway car. Many Western countries have abolished the doctrine.

Vehicular Homicide
Vehicular Homicide

Vehicular homicide is a crime that involves the death of a person other than the driver as a result of either criminally negligent or murderous operation of a motor vehicle. In cases of criminal negligence, the defendant is commonly charged with unintentional vehicular manslaughter.

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