Criminal Law & Liability and Defenses to Criminal Liability
Describe an incident in which a criminal act touched your life. Our society continues to debate the deterrent utility of initiatives such as three strikes laws, mandatory minimum sentences, stand your ground statutes, etc. Meanwhile, it seems the many common felonies receive minimal investigation.
Discuss how your personal experience has affected your awareness of and attitude regarding the allocation of resources among crime prevention, law enforcement, deterrence, and the punishment and rehabilitation of offenders.
- Your initial post should be at least 250 words.