False Convictions Pros And Cons

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Today’s legal system is set up to try and prevent mistakes as much as possible as not to arrest or convict innocent people (Bohm and Haley, 2014.) As the population in the United States grows, crime grows, and limited space in our correction facilities grow, I believe that some would think the miscarriages of justice will rise. I think that we now have the tools and technology available to us to reduce the number of false convictions. If the justice system uses the available technology today correctly, then there should be no reason why the statistics of false convictions should not decrease even if the population and crime increase. Most of the miscarriages of justice are due to misidentification from eyewitnesses and misrepresentation.

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