English version

first offender in Crime topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfirst offenderˌfirst ofˈfender noun [countable]  SCCsomeone who is guilty of breaking the law for the first time
Examples from the Corpus
first offenderDefending, Robert Fairbairn, said his client, a first offender, was very ashamed of what she had done.Hayman, a first offender, was sent to a young offenders institution for three years.