The article analyses the status and dynamics of female criminality; determines the
absolute and relative of its activities; performs the specificity of the structure; defines the
main determinants. It is established that female crime is a separate type of crime, which
is characterized by a steady upward trend, a negative influence on a society, its moral and
psychological atmosphere. The author concludes that the significant variation in female
crime show hidden patterns and little explored trends of its nature and character.
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