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... Introduction Crime has existed ever since human beings began living in groups. Research from the past indicate that certain activities like, homicide, robbery, and burglary were characterized as criminal by civilizations that existed before scriptural times. The bible relates stories of criminal acts, for example, Cain slaughtering Abel, and the story of the Good Samaritan, who arrived to offer some timely help a man who had been robbed, badly injured, and left to die.
Criminal laws manage human conduct and provide guidelines to individuals on what they must do under certain conditions (White and Edward 15). All through history, all social orders have had criminal codes for managing behavior .Demo...