Sources: Seattle Police Department [blog], KOMO News
quote: Too bad the US can't grow a spine.
quote: While the US largely exterminated its native population, smallpox blanket anyone?
quote: Of how stupid criminals can be and how little fear US 'Justice' compared to people in society with greater expectations. Liberal justice system is less of a deterrent than a home owner or someone willing to fight for their property.
quote: Move to Australia, you are expected to follow their laws or leave.
quote: Simple theft as this for no ~justifiable reasons (hunger) should carry the death penalty.
quote: and they are perfectly mentally fit and aware of the actions they chose
quote: read about most arrests for this kind of crimes, in most cases they are previous offenders
quote: 1. Mental Healthcare is nonexistent.
quote: There are exceptions. The above holds mostly true for "minor" crimes. When human life is involved--i.e. armed robbery, attempted murder, rape or even molestation, these crimes should be treated differently.
quote: Say what??? That's ridiculous.
quote: Most of our mental health burden has been swapped over to the "for profit" privatized prison system.
quote: I had a clause in there addressing Rapists/Murderers already
quote: Plus there's that whole "Constitution" thing. After a mass shooting someone will say "the signs were there, he should have been locked up." But until someone DOES commit a crime, we cannot simply institutionalize them as if they were a criminal already on the grounds of mental health.