In legal terms in the US, however, Simple Robbery refers to the knowing procurement of an item or items belonging to another without aggravating factors such as violence or intimidation.
Types of robbery[change | change source]
- Armed robbery - Stealing from someone using a weapon.
- Aggravated robbery - Stealing from someone using a deadly weapon, such as a gun.
- Highway robbery - Often known as mugging, stealing from someone in a public place.
- Carjacking - Stealing someones car, by force.