EMPOWERING WOMEN

Home » News and Views » Curbing Crime

Curbing Crime

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,956 other followers

Follow me on Twitter

Instagram

Advertisements

The number one problem in most countries across the world is that of fighting crime. It is like a cancer and like cancer we can’t seem to find the cure. We are now in the month of August and in Jamaica the number of people murdered since the start of the year is over six hundred. People ask what is The Government doing. Here in New York City gun crime is at a high and people ask what is the Mayor doing.

Ironically people do not seem to understand that maintaining a crime free society is not just the job of The Government or the Mayor, we all have a part to play. How much are we as citizens are doing to raise children who will not one day become a menace to society. Most of these criminals come from a home. Some have mothers, brothers, sisters, girlfriends and wives who are aware that they have guns and are involved in criminal activities. In certain communities people know those among them who are involved in criminal activities so why is no one doing anything.

People cannot continue to shield criminals, wash the bloody clothes, lie for them and enable them to continue in a life of crime. Those who do are no better than the criminals. Parents must take their responsibility of parenting more seriously. Many of these criminals are products of poor parenting. Instill values in children, encourage them not to join gangs and to respect people’s lives and property. The fight against crime should not rest solely on The Government or The Mayor. It should begin with us.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Poetry Book

Ghosts of His Past

Follow EMPOWERING WOMEN on WordPress.com

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,956 other followers

thesingersgirl

I am a robustKITTEN.

Rebecca Julie

Poetry, Ideas, Art, Lifestyle ~ Instagram: _rebeccajulie_ Twitter: @RJWibberley

NOMZI KUMALO

WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR

chanakyabhardwaj

Feel The Fire; In The Inferno Of An Enigmatic Writer!

EMPOWERING WOMEN

Relationships, Words of Hope and Inspiration, Empowerment

Thinkin' On Paper

Where thoughts hit paper and pen

promise me paris

"I propose to fight it out on this line, if it takes all summer."

The Mat Movement

Soulful yoga journeys.

Authors Roundtable

Where Writers and Readers Meet

Life On The Lake

Phyllis Rogers

creatifkate

Communicating through poetry, pictures and prose

Coyotes Publishing

Coyotes Publishing brings you the WordPress blog of Kennie Kayoz

%d bloggers like this: