The aims of punishment

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  • The aims of punishment
    • Protection
      • Keeping the public from being harmed, threatened or injured by criminals.
    • Retribution
      • an aim of punishment to get your own back: 'an eye for an eye'.
    • Deterrence
      • an aim of punishment that aims to put people off committing crimes.
    • Reformation
      • To change someone's behaviour for the better
    • Reparation
      • Designed to help an offender put something back into society.


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