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IN response to Mr Crisp’s letter (Let’s hang the murderers, Letters, Sept 24).
Is it right to reintroduce the death penalty? I believe it should be introduced.
However, some people seem to see it as retribution, eye for an eye, immoral, but it is without doubt a deterrent whereby if you break the rule of law, you must accept the consequences, harsh as it is.
Over the hundreds of years the people of England have perfected a quality of life the envy of most of the world. But now we have reduced the country into chaos.
Weakness from the top, and apathy near the lower end is no good for the country.
P Richardson, Haxby , York.