Section 198 of the Crimes Act is the offence of Destroying or Damaging Property with Intent and is extracted below.
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Section 198 of the Crimes Act 1900 deals with the offence of ‘Destroying or Damaging Property with Intent’ and reads as follows:
198 Destroying or damaging property with intention of endangering life
A person who destroys or damages property, intending by the destruction or damage to endanger the life of another, is liable to imprisonment for 25 years.