Offense of Threat in the Light of Supreme Court Decisions under the Turkish Penal Codes No. 5237 (TPC Ar. 106)

Egemenoğlu A.

İstanbul Medipol Üniversitesi Hukuk Fakültesi Dergisi, vol.4, no.1, pp.59-102, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier


With the sanctions results from the orders and prohibitions brought by the state, it makes possible for the society to live in peace. The act of threat is not only a disruption to the inner peace of the other side, but it also has the qualification to suppress the will of the answerer. In order for society not to get exposed to threaten, due to criminal policy the law maker protects the society under the 106th article of Turkish Penal Code The threat posed as an element of crime or an aggravating cause in the special provisions of the Turkish Penal Code and in the criminal provisions of special laws also indicates the general and complementary normality as such.