Crime and Punishments (Types of Punishment and crimes that were employed.,…
Crime and Punishments
Types of Punishment and crimes that were employed.
Pear of Anguish
Smuggling bread and Tea
How has Crime and Punishment changed?
Crime Committers did petty crimes cause they knew they were going to get tortured. Now they commit bigger crimes cause the punishments aren't as severe.
If you committed crime now you can pledge guilty and have to pay a fine. Maybe even go to jail
Punishments are nowhere near as harsh they were during medieval times
Purpose of Crime and Punishment
The purpose of the such sever punishment was to scare people form committing crimes and to show them what will happen if they do it again.
Purpose of people committing crimes was because they were poor and couldn't afford food and clothes.
The also committed crimes to show who was tougher and who was the leader of a town