Tagging is useless

By | June 1st, 2010|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Totally off topic here but I feel like a bit of a belated rant. This has been on my mind for a long time now. What is all this community service, supervision and tagging they are handing out in the courts instead of proper sentences? It doesn't work! Can't they see that, are they totally blind! I'd like to quote a few but maybe that's not a great thing to do, but you've all seen these ridiculous sentences in the news. I know a lot of it has to with age, but even as a mother I have no sympathy for this, the old saying should stick, "If you can't do the time, don't do the crime". If they are old enough to go out committing crimes then I am sorry, they are old enough to get the full sentence. The police work hard to get evidence to get these criminals to court and what does the court do? Slap them on the wrist. Don't do it again naughty boy/girl. What a waste of time for the police, and its [...]