Disorderly Conduct Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Disorderly Conduct?

n. 1) Actions which are disturbing to others. 2) A minor criminal offense. For example: public drunkenness, disturbing the peace, loud threats, or loitering.