Tag Archives: crime prevention

The Poverty of Punishment

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Solutions to Crime, Part 1: Peacekeeping Canada

In my last post, I suggested that there are features shared by the RCMP and the Hells Angels. Both are identifiable organizations or “gangs” which attract young people by offering excitement, camaraderie and the prospect of status and material rewards. Canada … Continue reading

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Justice Minister Nicholson: Do you really want to control crime?

October 30 2011 Dear Mr. Nicholson, Like you, I too want our country to be a safe place where criminal victimization is a rare occurrence. However, I have concerns about Bill C-10 which is currently being rushed through Parliament. Bill … Continue reading

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