breach of the peace

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Synonyms for breach of the peace

any act of molesting, interrupting, hindering, agitating, or arousing from a state of repose or otherwise depriving inhabitants of the peace and quiet to which they are entitled

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"I want to ask them how they can suspect the breach of peace as we organise such programmes.
Mustapha alleged that the defendants and their accomplices conspired to conduct themselves in a manner likely to cause a breach of peace by using thugs to chase the Complainant, Isaac Jegede.
He said that the defendants and others at large conducted themselves in a manner likely to cause a breach of peace by invading the shrine with dangerous weapons and assaulted a chief, Giwa Lamoru.
He alleged that the defendant conducted herself in a manner likely to cause a breach of peace by entering into the apartment of Mr and Mrs Badmus and stealing the newborn baby, but was apprehended.
25 on charges of second-degree assault, conspiracy to commit second-degree assault, and second-degree breach of peace.
'The defendant conducted himself in a manner likely to cause a breach of peace by instigating people against Sunday.
The defendant, however, pleaded not guilty to the three-count charge of conspiracy, stealing and breach of peace.
He said that the defendant also conducted himself in a manner likely to cause a breach of peace by entering the Navy base and harassed officers on duty.
13, Ediae Close, Jankara Market, Lagos, is charged with theft and breach of peace.
AN Ile-Ife Magistrates' Court on Thursday, remanded God's Power Johnson, 37, for alleged assault, breach of peace.
'Buhari Oloto, Tomori Williams, Adeyemi Adewale, Jimoh Jafar and a Chief Edward Akande between January and April, 2016 at Alaka area of Lagos within the jurisdiction of this honourable court, in a manner likely to cause a breach of peace, without a claim of right, forcibly took and held possession of the landed property of the Registered Trustees of the Estate of Late Madam Iyalode Efunroye Tinubu, located at Alaka Area of Lagos State and thereby committed an offence punishable under section 4(3) of the Lagos State, Properties Protection Law of 2016.'
The police charged Wasiu, whose address was not given with two counts of breach of peace and belonging to a secret society.
The defendant, 48, who resides at Oshodi, Lagos, however, pleaded innocence to a two-count charge of breach of peace and stealing.
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