A temporal violation was a report filed by the Department of Temporal Investigations when it was determined that an individual under Federation jurisdiction had not complied with regulations designed to ensure minimal contamination of the timeline in the event of time travel.

In 2373, Department member Lucsly told Captain Sisko that James T. Kirk had the biggest file on record, with seventeen separate temporal violations. (DS9: "Trials and Tribble-ations")

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The seventeen violations on record were not named in the episode. Some of those seventeen could be:

The list of temporal violations was amended to eighteen in the novel Forgotten History when it was revealed that Kirk had been involved in an accident with a prototype timeship that became trapped between 2275 and 2380.

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