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Unformatted text preview: -Not typical offenders Classical School of Criminology --Deterrence o Deter people from committing crime o Brutalization of crime o Harsh punishment causes crimes to loose severity -Routine activities o Theory of opportunity- Cohen and Felson o 3 things to converge in order for crime to occur 1- motivated offender 2- lack of a capable guardian 3- suitable target -Rational choice o Costs vs. Benefits o Thought process of crime...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2012 for the course CRJS 100 taught by Professor Stew during the Fall '11 term at Maryland.
- Fall '11