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Capital Punishment Crimes Capital punishment should be used in crimes that cause physical harm because they are especially heinous and premeditated. Murder is the worst crime anyone could ever commit. It is a crime that no one can ever make right because once you take a life away you can never give it back. Penalties should be exactly made to fit the crimes that are committed. Capital punishment also saves the government money, death penalty cases proves to be significantly less expensive. The worst crime possible should therefore receive the worst penalty possible. The penalty is the death penalty. Capital punishment prevents repeat offenders. The rate of murders reduces with more convictions of murders with the death penalty. This means that some heinous criminals will never walk on the streets, and that makes the society a somewhat safer place. Most crimes are committed by repeat offenders, and we have a criminal class that is cycled through our prison system and back into society. This being the case, why should we have murderers repeatedly be put back out on the street to kill again, several times, before they would be permanently locked away? Murderers and violent criminals will always exist in our society and the death penalty will lower the number of criminals (The Death Penalty Prevents Future Murders). Every violent criminal less that exists in a society will mean a safer society. A prison term on the other hand would always be a pressing dark cloud of worries over society. In prisons the interns and personnel would feel safer with the death penalty because it is not unusual that there are conflicts, violence and murder in prison. If murderers are sentenced to death and executed, possible murderers will think twice before killing, for fear of loosing their own life (The Death Penalty Prevents Future…...

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