Arguments Against Victimless Crimes

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When someone performs an illegal act where all parties involved consent and there is no victim this is known as a victimless crime. Many of these crimes involve adult activates such as prostitution, Gambling and using drugs just to name a few. While many advocates fight to legalize victimless crimes others complain that there no such thing as a victimless crime. Several arguments against victimless crimes stem from specific elements of the offenses. The only reporting party is a police officer and many crimes involve the exchange of illegal goods or services that are in high demand.
Victimless crimes mainly have no parties willing to make a report, because the participants do not see themselves as victims or fear of criminal liability
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