What in your opinion is the main reason for the rise in violent crime?

"Generation naughty-corner" is growing into adulthood
13
22%
Growing inequality in society
5
9%
The increased availability of alcohol
1
2%
Videogames and other violent media
3
5%
The decline of religious instruction in morality
8
14%
P
4
7%
Our broken justice system going soft on criminals
10
17%
It isn't rising, reported crime is
11
19%
Other (please explain)
3
5%
 
Total voters : 58

Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby E Dogg Capizzle on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:03pm

Discuss.
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby jnumbaz on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:03pm

Not enough fellatio in my opinion.
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby E Dogg Capizzle on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:06pm

jnumbaz wrote:Not enough fellatio in my opinion.


Hmmm, I hadn't considered that.
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby jnumbaz on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:09pm

E Dogg Capizzle wrote:
jnumbaz wrote:Not enough fellatio in my opinion.


Hmmm, I hadn't considered that.


Well if i was getting regular gobbies the thought of stabbing someone wouldn't be entering my head.
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby happybaboon on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:10pm

I blame violent reading material, such as those new "Biggles" novels.
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby happybaboon on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:11pm

Also woah, GO WELLINGTON!
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby wheeltowheel on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:13pm

reported crime
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby E Dogg Capizzle on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:14pm

wheeltowheel wrote:reported crime


Yeah, that was one of the options in the poll. :)
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby onyabike on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:16pm

nanny state- bleat bleat beat beat. slap goes the wet bus ticky. filth too scared to give lowlifes (bike thieves) smashings they need.
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby Dazzle on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:18pm

I thought the historical statistics were violent crime always rises when the economy takes a down turn.
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby Fraser on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:20pm

78% of people distrust surveys and statistics in the media
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby E Dogg Capizzle on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:20pm

Dazzle wrote:I thought the historical statistics were violent crime always rises when the economy takes a down turn.


I should have put that in, but it doesn't really fit with the trend on the graph does it?
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby BikeKiller on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:26pm

Fraser wrote:78% of people distrust surveys and statistics in the media


I believe that this is one of the 43.8% of statistics that are made up on the spot
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Re: Why Is Violent Crime On The Rise?

Postby zephyrheaven on Tue 6/Apr/10 7:29pm

Stocks in the town centre sure would make me happy, I currently have a fruit basket full of spoiled plums which are an excellent missile

It puts a face on the morons
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