Factors including poverty, neglect, low self-esteem, alcohol and drug abuse can be connected to why people break the law. Some are at risk of offending because of their circumstances.
What do individualists focus on as the cause of crime?
Influence of peers
What do collectivists believe in?
Less government involvement
Longer prison sentences
A more equal society
Which approach does Prime Minister David Cameron believe in?
A combination of collectivism and individualism
What from the list below is included in property crime?
Why must care always be taken when drawing conclusions from crime statistics?
The police like to make crime look less serious than it is
Crime statistics only record crimes which have been reported
Crime statistics only record crimes involving violence