October 26, 2014

Not Everyone Who Commits Terrible Crimes Has Mental Illness

Michael Zehaf Bibeau Twitter

A lot of people who end up committing terrible crimes belong in jails -- not mental hospitals. Studies show the majority of people with mental illness are not violent and in fact are more likely to be a victim of a violent crime then commit one. Yes, some people with mental illness commit violent crimes but the majority of people who commit these same crimes are perfectly sane.

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