Official Misconduct Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Official Misconduct?

n.Any kind of activity that is against the law or not performed according to its official standards, by public servants,against the welfare of the general public.It can be a misuse of an officer’s authority because of the powers given to him/her.