Victims of crime often respond with an escalation of emotions that begins with fear, moves to anger and ends with a desire for retribution.
- John Silvester
- The Age
And there is a growing sense that courts no longer reflect community expectations when it comes to offenders convicted of serious violent crimes.
He’s a high-end jeweller who last year saw his Canterbury store raided twice, with another attempt on his second shop in Brighton.
They weren’t burglaries in the middle of the night that are unpleasant, financially damaging and…