30 “If he were not a criminal,” they replied, “we would not have handed him over to you.”

Read John 18:30 Using Other Translations

They answered and said unto him, If he were not a malefactor, we would not have delivered him up unto thee.
They answered him, "If this man were not doing evil, we would not have delivered him over to you."
“We wouldn’t have handed him over to you if he weren’t a criminal!” they retorted.