Originally Posted by DenverJayhawk
Fine. In cases of actual crimes. But this is the Internet, not a murder case. And it encourages frivolous reporting to the point where mods have had to give points against the reporter for BS reporting.
The most cursory glance at the number of points awarded in amy one time window would indicate that points for obnoxious reporting are a rare phenomenon. It is deliciously ironic that in several cases those points have been awarded against some of those who have complained most loudly about the reporting system and what they see as malicious reporting.