you can't work, you can't buy things, and you can't talk to anybody
Yeah I would have preferred if they just blocked all females from him.
Blocking somebody has no logic behind it. It doesn't benefit anybody. It doesn't keep the public safe, in fact it puts them at more risk because a criminal among them is going to be more desperate and unpredictable than before.
It's like forcing pedophiles and rapists to always wear a sign that says "pedo" or "rapist".