Theories that can be used from a Conservative Perspective
1. Rational Choice Theory. Individual choose to engage in deviant behaviors then they should be punished.
2. Individuals can rationalized their behavior.
3. Small government
4. Deterrence, swifty , harsh and certainity of punishment will deter others from committing crime.
Routine Activity Theory, as long as a movitated criminal see an potential victim who has no one watching out for them, then a crime wil be committed.