What is the opposite of criminal?

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Adjective
Opposite of relating to crime
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“Afterward, many unsavory characters had started frequenting the place, finding it a perfect spot for their less than legal activities.”
Adjective
Opposite of abhorrent or very undesirable
“Students always did the job for free, and since no one told us we owed money to the village for food and our stay, it was a desirable outcome.”
Adjective
Opposite of excessive or extreme in amount, level or degree
Adjective
Opposite of tending to commit crime
Adjective
Opposite of judicial, legal
Adjective
(of a place) Opposite of prone to violence or disturbance
“The area was much more civilized in the past when criminal activity was at an all-time low.”
Adjective
Opposite of two-timing
Adjective
Opposite of capable of, or intending to, murder or cause death
Adjective
Opposite of subject to dispute or questions
“There was undeniable evidence of the hostility to the union on the part of both the captain and the first mate.”
Noun
Opposite of a person who is dishonest or a criminal
“My father shot a red light, and there was a policeman on the far side.”
Noun
Opposite of an unkind, evil or unscrupulous person
“Everyone mobbed Donnie because to them, he was a hero for preventing what they saw as a useless prelude to an unnecessary gang war with the powerful Barbary Coast.”
Noun
Opposite of a person who has done something wrong or unlawful
Noun
Opposite of a person found guilty of a criminal offence and serving a sentence of imprisonment
Noun
Opposite of a person who has physically removed him- or herself from the control or direction of a military or naval unit with the intention of permanently leaving
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