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Donna Hamilton a criminologist says poor correctional facilities and constant police harassment are major causes of persistent criminality in the region.

Speaking to this writer, Hamilton says little has been done by the central and county government to improve on state of correctional facilities which instead of producing reformed criminals, it rears hard-core criminals.

“I expect to be guided, I am mentally ill and I need mental healing to improve on my behavior, if I am taken through torture and harassment that will only make me more aggressive.” he says.

“The society has a negative attitude with the police which was built in the past. They view the police as rude and agents of punishment thus the distance between police and the public.”

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