The Fear Factor
Stephen Harper's "Tough on Crime" Agenda
Publisher: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
Date Written: 17/11/2010
Year Published: 2010
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX12373
This study analyses the financial and human costs of the Harper government's tough on crime agenda and concludes it is wrong-headed, expensive, and counter-productive. In fact, it will likely lead to more crime and a bigger deficit.