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Do we need crime

Many in our society believe that we need crime. Do you Agree or Disagree with this belief? Please explain your viewpoint. Given that this course discusses practical and policy-relevant controversial issues, you will present an argument to answer the question (for both the original and reply posts). Support your argument with relevant information from the textbook and outside material, such as current events, websites, etc. (no Wikipedia or the like) (for only the original posts). Do not post anything that may be considered racist, sexist, homophobic, or otherwise offensive. – Conduct a thorough spell check and grammar check before posting. Deductions will be made for errors. – Do not disclose that you or someone you know has been a victim of crime. While the content of this course certainly affects people (perhaps you or someone you know), this is an academic setting and it is important to distinguish between anecdotes and trends based on research. – Try to move the discussion forward, rather than stopping it. One way to do this is to regularly ask questions