Category Archives: CRIME AS A LIFESTYLE CHOICE

Should Some Americans Be Denied Gun Rights?

The gun control advocates have made it clear. They believe anyone with as much as an overtime parking ticket should e denied the right to possess or carry a gun. They seem to believe that a parking ticket is the … Continue reading

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Robert Simon Dies Tonight – UPDATE

Adding insult to tragedy, a Federal Judge has granted Robert Simon Junior an indefinite stay of execution. Robert Simon, Junior, is scheduled to be executed for the murder of the Carl Parker family more than 21 years ago. If the … Continue reading

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Good Job, Officers

The Chicago Sun Times reports one Demetrius Allen, armed robber caught in the act, was apprehended by Chicago officers in an unmarked car. After they ran over him. That is probably the safest way to apprehend a fleeing felon who … Continue reading

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The End Of Illinois Death Penalty Takes Its First Victim

The Chicago Sun Times reports a man stalking a woman decided to kill her, after he learned Illinois no longer imposes the death penalty for murder. Of course, this is another of those predictable as sunrise stories. Briefly quoting the … Continue reading

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Criminals Choose Their Lifestyle

Dr. Stanton Samenow points out that criminals choose to live a criminal lifestyle. A criminal chooses his associates. A criminal chooses his way of life. A criminal chooses the crimes he commits. From Australia comes the story of a young … Continue reading

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"Why Does Switzerland Have The Lowest Crime Rate?"

Someone came by looking for “why does switzerland have the lowest crime rate.” Ask me a hard one, will you? First, crime is a lifestyle choice. People are far more likely to make the “safest” lifestyle choice. Most Swiss homes … Continue reading

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Are Criminals Born And Not Made?

I have posted about Dr. Stanton Samenow’s seminal book, Inside The Criminal Mind, in which the Doctor points out the fact that a criminal lifestyle is a deliberate choice. That perp decided to commit that crime. And generally, all of … Continue reading

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HOW DOES IT FEEL TO BE PREY? ASK A WOMAN

Have you ever wondered why a man’s offer to take an object off the top shelf, or to put a heavy bag of dog food in a woman’s shopping cart received such an icy reception from the tiny lady who … Continue reading

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"TURN 'EM LOOSE," HOLDER

The Hill reports Attorney General Eric Holder says “states must spend less on prisons. Briefly quoting the Hill news item linked above: “Attorney General Eric Holder said that states must spend less on incarcerating criminals in the U.S. because the … Continue reading

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THE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION WANTS MICROSTAMPING

The American Bar Association “House of Delegates also adopted policy urging federal, state and territorial governments to enact laws requiring that newly manufactured semi-automatic pistols be fitted with micro stamping technology to better enable law enforcement officials to identify the … Continue reading

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