To accuse; to charge with a crime or fault; to criminate.
To make an accusation or other imply that someone is guilty of a crime or other type of offense.
to show proof of a person's involvement in a crime.
suggest that someone is guilty
bring an accusation against; level a charge against; "He charged the man with spousal abuse"
To hold another, or oneself, responsible for criminal misconduct; to involve someone, or oneself, in an accusation of a crime.