We don't want to live in the a world where it is impossible to get away with a 'crime'.
Unless they, to quote a Japanese proverb, stand up. The nail that sticks out gets hammered, and all that.
The result is a brutal, repressive system, that is very precise in its brutality - typically against minorities, troublemakers, or pretty much anyone who ends up on a bureaucrat's hit list. And nobody has a problem with this state of affairs.