the purpose of criminal law

The Purpose of Criminal LawCriminology studies criminal behavior in society. Criminal behavior is behavior that breaks criminal codes established by our society. Criminal law has been around for over 3,000 years. It continues to evolve.
In a well-constructed, one-page essay (500 words, not including title page and references), discuss the different purposes of contemporary criminal law. Include a section discussing what you see for the future of criminal law.
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