Yes. Hardcore criminals have no place in our prisons, except if it's time to sleep. Criminals of a high caliber should be placed in work camps, not given a lifetime of food and rest at the expense of the tax paying citizen. If the criminal was able bodied enough to commit their serious crimes, then they should be able to spend the rest of their lives saving tax dollars, not spending them.
Well if it keeps him off the street and away from your valuables for a while, is what we always say, right? But money wise, it's doesn't pay to keep him locked up at our expense.
Much better to punish him with TORTURE
It works too, breaks his spirit, so he won't re offend