causes of crime

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  • causes of crime
    • poverty
      • those who need money, turn desperate thus turning to theft and drug dealing
    • peer pressure-friends pressuring someone to steal
    • due to being brought up around it
      • someone who is used to crime will think it is normal and thus will also commit crimes
    • boredom
    • addiction
      • drugs are pricey so crime can be used to pay for them
    • psychological illness
      • loss of control and awareness can lead to murder and theft
    • hate-prejudice,racecrimes and terrorism
    • thinking they will get away with it


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