Custom Writing Service-Theories of Crime
Theories of Crime
Imagine you are a criminologist. Select one of the following crimes: school violence, robbery, murder, driving under the influence (DUI), or retail theft (shoplifting).
Using one of the following theories of crime causation; Strain, Rational Choice and Labeling, explain why your selected crime occurs.
Explain why your selected theory explains the criminal activity. Does it explain all occurrences of this crime? Why or why not?
Describe the steps you can take, or program you can create, to address the causes behind the criminal activity and reduce its occurrence.