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Crime as a Social Problem

Crime is one of the social problems which affects and influence all societies.No society in the world is without crimes.Some of these crimes are socially know and the criminals are punished in one way or the other by legally established agencies or socially approved methods.

Crime as a Social Problem
Crime is one of the social problems which affects and influence all societies.No society in the world is without crimes.Some of these crimes are socially know and the criminals are punished in one way or the other by legally established agencies or socially approved methods.
Definitions.
Different  people i.e. sociologists criminologists, social scientists etc have different defined crime which is give as under:-

CA VAN:-

Crime and delinquency are the type of non-conformity that have been defined by law as threats or”   violation of the stability or security of the society or its individual members”.

Karel Mannheim.
crime is and anti social behaviour.

Gillian and Gillian.
From the legal point of view crime is an offence giants the law of the land.

Problem Due to Crime.

Increase of crime in a society enhances the problem of :
               Social
                   Economic
               Psychological, sufferings of the masses.

Social. …..The increasing rate of crime in the country disorganising and disintegrates the whole society and affects all the social institutes adversely.
          Economic……The Government peruse is heavily taxed due to increasing rate of crimes its has to spent of police force judiciary jail and such other rel ted agencies which ultimately affects the national budget.

Psychological.
The crime rate in Pakistan is increasing Dy by day.Its give birth to other problem due to psychological pressure e.g depression, tension etc.for instance the murder of the head of the family brings hundred and one problems for he wife ,children and other dependents.
Type of Crime
1. Organized.  2.White collar 3. Emotional..4.. Minor or serious.  5.. Casual or Regular

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