R.E crime and punishment

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Crime

An action that breaks the laws of a particular country


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Sin

 

An act against the will of God

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Rehabilitation

 Restore to normal life

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Law

Rules  made by parliament and enforced by court

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Reform

The idea that punishments should try and change criminals so they will not commit a crime again

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Deterrence

The idea that punishments should be of such a nature that they will put people off ( deter ) comminting crimes

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Justice

Due allocation of reward and punishments/ the maintanence of what is right

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Retribution

The idea that punishments should make the criminals pay for what they have done wrong

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Capital Punishment

The death penalty for a crime or offence

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