Corpus Delicti Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Corpus Delicti, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Corpus Delicti?

It is a latin term meaning ‘body of the crime’.It means the evidences and facts required to prove the a crime has been commited.It can be the object with which the crime was commited or even a dead body in case of murder.