They'd sit down and they discuss long and hard the root causes why someone would want to be a smuggler and why they feel the need to obtain material wealth - they would hug, the smuggler would love to touch his inner child and would eventually go off to live on an art commune.
Indeed. Remember Harry Mudd's rap sheet, seen in focus on that monitor in "Mudd's Women"? "Smuggling, transport of stolen goods, purchase of space vessel with counterfeit currency. Sentence: psychiatric treatment"...
...Which apparently is what Kasidy Yates also got for smuggling, and aiding and abetting the enemy.