An offence against the established laws of society including murder, adultery, theft, perjury and treason. Scripture contains both warnings and teaching to help young people avoid a life of crime.
Crime in Israel
Dt 6:1-2 Crime in Israel was the breaking of laws given by God.
Examples of crime in the NT
Theft Jn 12:6
Scripture warns young people that temptation may lead to crime
Violence Pr 1:10-19
Scripture teaches parents to discipline their children