Criminal Law Maryland

The law of crimes in the state of Maryland is governed by the Maryland Code: Criminal Law. The law categorizes different types of crime under the following heads:
  1. Homicide
  2. Other crimes against the person
  3. Weapon crimes
  4. Controlled dangerous substances, prescriptions, and other substances
  5. Crimes against property
  6. Theft and related crimes
  7. Fraud and related crimes
  8. Crimes against public administration
  9. Crimes against public health, conduct, and sensibilities
  10. Indecency and obscenity
  11. Gaming--statewide provisions and local provisions