Nero NB

Low Crimes

Low Crimes usually consist of damage or theft of property or assault, and are therefore punishable by fining or incarceration. Multiple or repeat offenses may be punishable by confiscation of the individual's possessions, or by death.

  1. Accomplice
  2. Aggravated Assault
  3. Arson
  4. Assault
  5. Attempted Murder
  6. Battery
  7. Burglary
  8. Blackmail / Coercion / Extortion
  9. Bribery
  10. Conspiracy
  11. Grave Robbing
  12. Misappropriation of Town Funds/Goods or Funds/Goods from a Town Adventure
  13. Public Disorder
  14. Negligence (within one 24-hour period)
  15. Theft
  1. Accomplice

    One who willingly operates, aids, or assists in the commission of a crime by either action or inaction. Those fully aware of their participation in the unlawful act shall bear the criminal responsibility as if they were the sole participants of said crime and could be also subject to the crime of Conspiracy.

    Punishment: Fine of 5 gold, 5 hours of Community Service

  2. Aggravated Assault

    Commission of Assault with the intent of committing other crimes.

    Punishment: Fine of 20 gold, 10 hours of community service.

  3. Arson

    The willful destruction or damage by fire to any property of another or of the Kingdom or the destruction of one’s own property by fire if it is done for some later benefit.

    Punishment: Fine of 30 gold, 15 hours of community service and compensation to injured party.

  4. Assault

    Placing someone in fear of harm, seriously threatening another person, or causing harm, constraint or mischief to a person or their property. These threats may be physical or magical threats by nature.

    Punishment: Fine of 10 gold, 5 hours of community service.

  5. Attempted Murder

    An unlawful attempt or declaration (written or unwritten) on the part of one or several to cause the death of any sentient being (except where sanctioned by the legal authorities of the Hinterlands or an official act of war by the Crown).

    Punishment: Fine of 20 gold, 5 hours of community service.

  6. Battery

    The unlawful use of force or violence, constraint or mischief upon the person of another without premeditation

    Punishment: Fine of 15 gold, Death for second and subsequent offenses.

  7. Burglary

    Burglary is unlawfully entering or remaining in a building with the intent to commit any crime, not just theft. The crime is burglary even if it was never committed.

    Punishment: Fine 10 gold, 15 Gold for second and subsequent offenses.

  8. Blackmail/Coercion/Extortion

    Something of value obtained by threats of public exposure, violence or criminal prosecution; forcing another to act against their will

    Punishment: Fine of 15 gold, 5 hours of community service.

  9. Bribery

    Bribery is attempting to sway the judgment of a person of authority by any means.

    Punishment: First offense: 10 gold and amount of bribe. Second offense: 20 gold and amount of bribe. Third offense and beyond: Death

  10. Conspiracy

    Planning to commit a crime, aiding a criminal,(a person in the commission of a crime.) obstructing the investigation of a crime, or obstructing the course of dictated punishment of a criminal (i.e. setting a criminal free from incarceration, delivering a life spell to one sentenced to a death, etc.) is conspiracy. In matters involving nobility, this will be added with Treason. In matters involving Undead, the charge will be added to Necromancy.

    Punishment: Fine of 25 gold, 15 hours of Community Service

  11. Grave Robbing

    Disturbing and taking property from a grave.

    Punishment: First offense: 5 gold, items returned, apology to corpse/grave. Second offense: 10 gold, items returned, apology to corpse/grave. Third offense and beyond: 15 gold, items returned, apology to corpse/grave.

  12. Misappropriation of Town Funds/Goods or Funds/Goods from a Town Adventure

    Self-Explanatory

    Punishment: First offense: 5 gold, confiscation of funds/goods and no treasure cut. Second offense: 10 gold, confiscation of funds/goods and no treasure cut. Third offense and beyond: 50 gold, confiscation of funds/goods and no treasure cut.
    Note: a charge of treason could also be assigned with any offense

  13. Public Disorder

    Anyone found to be acting in an abnormal or irrational manner. (i.e. Babbling nonsense, walking about unclothed, speaking or acting in a manner unlike themselves, etc.) must be brought to the Mage's Guild immediately for identification, and if necessary detained there until the madness has passed.

    Punishment: If no external cause can be found for the disorderly behavior, a fine of no less than one gold shall be extracted, and paid to the Mage's Guild by the afflicted person, whether in cash, material goods, or guard duty for 1 hour.

  14. Negligence (within one 24-hour period)

    Negligence is an action that places one's self or others in a compromising, potentially harmful or dangerous position due to ignorance, stupidity or lack aforethought.

    Punishment: First offense: 20 gold. Second offense: 50 gold. Third offense and beyond: Death.

  15. Theft

    Stealing or destruction of another's goods by any means. As well as the possession and distribution of stolen goods. Tax evasion is also theft.

    Punishment: First offense: Fine of 10 gold, items returned or gp equivalency, 5 hours of community service and compensation to injured party. Second offense: 50 gold, items returned or gp equivalency, 5 hours of community service and compensation to injured party. Third offense: Death and Spirit Marked as a Thief.