Definition of Stolen property

1. Noun. Property that has been stolen.




Lexicographical Neighbors of Stolen Property

stoking
stokvel
stokvels
stola
stolae
stolas
stole
stole-fee
stole-fees
stole fee
stole fees
stoled
stolen
stolen base
stolen bases
stolen property (current term)
stoles
stolest
stolid
stolider
stolidest
stolidities
stolidity
stolidly
stolidness
stollen
stollens
stoln
stolon
stolonate

Literary usage of Stolen property

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Dictionary of National Biography by Sidney Lee (1909)
"The scheme prospered, and it being found that owners of stolen property outbid ordinary ... 6) by which receivers of stolen property were made accessories. ..."

2. A Treatise on Crimes and Misdemeanors by William Oldnall Russell, Charles Sprengel Greaves (1877)
"Upon an indictment for receiving stolen property the evidence was that the property having been discovered after the loss concealed in an old engine-house, ..."

3. A Treatise on the Law of Crimes by William Lawrence Clark, William Lawrence Marshall, Herschel Bouton Lazell (1905)
"knowledge, and assumes control of the property.590 Thus, if a wife assumes to act as agent of her husband in receiving stolen property, and he afterwards ..."

4. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1922)
"One who sold a diamond knowing it to have been stolen by another could be convicted of receiving stolen property regardless of whether he received it from ..."

5. A Treatise on the Law of Criminal Evidence: Including the Rules Regulating by Harry Clay Underhill (1898)
"The true rule doubtless is that the mere possession of stolen property creates no presumption of law that the person in whose possession it was found ..."

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