Crime is universal, it happens everywhere on the planet and is prevalent across cultures. Every country in the world deals with crime and they all deal with it in very different ways. Some countries are extremely tough on crime and others exercise more tolerance. There are those who believe that an effective criminal justice system should be about rehabilitation and atonement, while others feel that a system without retribution and punishment can't ever embody justice. Tag your crime and punishment stories "Crime" to see them featured here.