Incarceration And Crime

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I think Texas should stop increasing rates of incarceration and Texas do not need to build more prisons. According to the FBI ‘Crime in the United States, 2015 reveals a 2.6 percent decrease in the estimated number of crimes last year when compared to 2014 data’. Although increasing rates of incarceration and the crimes rates is decrease. On some minor crimes, we should decriminalize certain behavior like marijuana and alcohol. We can send criminals to a program or a camp to teach them to the right way. We should invest some money in crime prevention (like drug, marijuana, and alcohol) to reduce the crimes rates. The another problem is reducing sentence lengths, according to statistics, the murder of imprisonment extended for at least 5 years,

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