Crime: Easy to commit, escape and be free.Everyday we read about crimes ranging from assault, sexual abuse, financial thefts and even killings. Without going into the details, Let's just think why are these crimes being committed. There could be many reasons for various crimes and addressing them is needed to reduce crimes.
If we analyse crimes and their reasons, I think one of them would be the attitude is 'so what' If I commit a crime, I' sure can get out easily. On paper, committing a crime attracts punishment but does it really happen. In India, there are many ways to remain free, escape punishment or reduce it or even delay it.
If a particular crime has a mandatory punishment awarded, whoever be the criminal, then people who think twice before committing a crime.
One of the ways to reduce crime rates would be stringent punishment or hefty fines that would make the next person really think hard. Is the crime worth committing? no, because the punishment is too harsh! If this change happens in India, then the incidence of crimes would come down.