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  • Billy The Kid ( Nickname of Henry McCarty aka William Bonney )
  • Bird dog
  • Born on the wrong side of the blanket
  • Born on the wrong side of the tracks
  • Bum bandit
  • By hook or by crook ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cop killer
  • Costa Del Crime
  • Cradle robber
  • Crime And Punishment ( Fyodor Dostoyevsky book )
  • Crime Dog ( Nickname of baseball player Fred McGriff )
  • Crime against nature
  • Crime doesn't pay
  • Crime of passion
  • Criminal stupidity
  • Evil genius
  • Folsom Prison Blues ( Johnny Cash song )
  • From the wrong side of the tracks
  • Gangster rap
  • Get hold of the wrong end of the stick
  • Get off on the wrong foot
  • Get out of the wrong side of the bed
  • Go down the wrong way
  • Go straight
  • Go wrong
  • Habitual offender
  • Hanging judge
  • Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban ( J. K. Rowling book )
  • Hell bent
  • Here comes de judge ( A catchphrase from Rowan and Martin's Laugh In )
  • Hit man
  • How wrong can you be?
  • I'm not a crook
  • If anything can go wrong, it will
  • If this is wrong I don't want to be right
  • If you can't do the time, don't do the crime
  • Illegal alien
  • In the wrong
  • It takes a thief to catch a thief
  • It went down the wrong way
  • It's all gone Pete Tong ( Cockney rhyming slang for gone wrong )
  • Jack the Ripper ( Nickname of Victorian murderer )
  • Judge Judy
  • Judge not, that ye be not judged
  • Jump to the wrong conclusion
  • Known to the police
  • Laugh on the wrong side of your face
  • Let me not judge anyone until I have walked a mile in his moccasins
  • Let the punishment fit the crime
  • Like a thief in the night
  • Machine Gun Kelly ( Nickname of George Kelly )
  • Master of disguise
  • Must have accessory
  • My country right or wrong
  • Never judge a book by its cover
  • Nose for crime
  • Not that there's anything wrong with that ( A catchphrase from Seinfeld )
  • Number Six ( Pseudonym of Peter Smith The Prisoner ( Patrick McGoohan ) )
  • Old lag
  • Old sweat
  • On the wrong foot
  • On the wrong side of the tracks
  • Once a thief, always a thief
  • One armed bandit
  • Original Gangster Ice T song
  • Outside the law
  • Partners in crime
  • Pretty Boy Floyd ( Nickname of Charles Floyd )
  • Prison works
  • Procrastination is the thief of time
  • Public Enemy Number One ( Nickname of John Dillinger )
  • Put a foot wrong
  • Rich man poor man beggerman thief
  • Robber barons
  • Rub up the wrong way
  • Save it for the judge
  • Second storey man
  • Set a thief to catch a thief
  • Smokey And The Bandit ( Burt Reynolds movie )
  • Son of Sam ( Nickname of David Berkowitz )
  • Take a bite out of crime
  • Take a bite out of crime! ( National Crime Prevention Council advertising slogan )
  • Tea leaf ( Cockney rhyming slang for thief )
  • The Acid-bath Killer ( Nickname of John Haigh )
  • The Boston Strangler ( Nickname of Albert DeSalvo )
  • The Clown Killer ( Nickname of John Gacy )
  • The Flying Squad ( Nickname of the Specialist Crime Directorate, New Scotland Yard )
  • The Hillside Strangler ( Nickname of Alessio and Angelo )
  • The Hole in the Wall Gang ( Nickname of fictional western outlaw gang )
  • The Life And Times Of Judge Roy Bean ( Paul Newman movie )
  • The Moors Murderers ( Nickname of Ian Brady and Myra Hindley )
  • The Napoleon of Crime ( Nickname of Professor Moriarty )
  • The Outlaw Josey Wales ( Clint Eastwood movie )
  • The Prisoner's Song ( Vernon Dalhart song )
  • The Shadow knows ( A catchphrase from the crime fighting vigilante )
  • The Thief ( Nickname of Sedale Threatt )
  • The Thief of Bad Gags ( Nickname of comedian Milton Berle )
  • The Zodiac Killer ( Nickname of Seda Heriberto )
  • The perfect crime
  • The right place at the wrong time
  • The usual suspects
  • Tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime ( Tony Blair political slogan )
  • Trial and error
  • Trial and tribulation
  • Trial by television
  • Voter fraud
  • War criminal ( someone who has flouted the Geneva Convention )
  • What's wrong with this picture?
  • Why don't you come up sometime and see me? ( She Done Him Wrong )
  • Wrong Way Corrigan ( Nickname of Douglas Corrigan )
  • Wrong side of the blanket
  • Wrong side of the tracks
  • Wrong, with a capital R
  • You be the judge

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