What is criminal law concerned with?

Offences against the State, punishable by the State by sentences passed in the criminal courts. Most UK merchant shipping regulations create criminal offences for contravention of their requirements, punishable either on summary conviction (in a lower court) or on conviction on indictment (in a higher court).

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Where or how is UK criminal law made?

How is civil law made in the UK?