Understanding victim precipitation has many valuable uses. It helps us better understand the origin of particular criminal events. It allows us to examine the kinds victim-offender interactions that led to victimisation. It suggests, from a sociological perspective, that victims have a “functional responsibility” for victimisation that develops not because victims have necessarily provoked the crime, but rather from their being necessary for the criminal transaction to have occurred. Clarifying the victim’s role in crime can also help us devise strategies for reducing risk and predicting victimisation. Discuss.
The need to discuss in depth of the victim precipitation.
the question need to be divided and take each point and tackle it in depth.
There must be argumentive approach and showing depth of information presented.
The lifestyle choices and the impact on the risk of victimization.