Justice in the Yami Belt

There are four separate sovereigns operating in the Yami Belt with the ability to lawfully prosecute crimes (and issue warrants of arrest for suspects).

  • Red Band Warrants are sanctioned by the Church and enforced by the Vratya Rudram (Fist of the Inquisition)
  • Gold Band Warrants are sanctioned by the Parliament of the Solar Kingdoms and enforced by the Justicars of the Ministry of Justice
  • Blue Band Warrants are sanctioned by the Solar Admiralty, and enforced by the Regimental Provosts
  • Black Band Warrants are sanctioned by Mercantile Houses of the Commerce Union, and enforced by licensed Bounty Hunting Guilds

Selected Red Band Crimes, from worst to least:

  • Apostasy,
  • Necromancy,
  • Maleficium,
  • Sorcery,
  • Heresy
  • Sorcery,
  • Witchcraft,
  • Blasphemy,
  • Sacrilegious Acts

Selected Gold Band Crimes, from worst to least:

  • Insurrection,
  • Genocide
  • Terrorism,
  • Assassination,
  • Serial Murder
  • Murder,
  • Kidnapping,
  • Sedition,
  • Petty Crime,
  • Failure to Respond to Summons

Selected Blue Band Crimes, from worst to least:

  • Treason,
  • War Crimes,
  • Mutiny,
  • Piracy,
  • Aiding the Enemy,
  • Desertion,
  • Assaulting a Superior Officer,
  • Disobeying a Superior Officer,
  • Absent Without Leave,
  • Administrative Offenses

Selected Black Band Crimes, from worst to least:

  • Arson,
  • Sabotage,
  • Espionage,
  • Grand Theft,
  • Embezzlement,
  • Fraud,
  • Theft

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