Plea-bargaining has been viewed by many in the general public as providing for insufficient penalties for criminals. However, it has also allowed for an increase in prosecution convictions. Considering this, do you believe plea-bargaining to be an adequate trade-off between crime control and due process? Justify or support your opinion.
Assignment 2: Alternatives to Incarceration Due Week 10 and worth 120 points A recent study illustrates that nearly two (2) million juveniles are processed through juvenile courts across the United States each year. Depending on the nature of the crime, juveniles may face detention or incarceration if they are convicted. […]
Assignment 1 In 3-5 pages, including title page and reference page, respond to the following questions: Explain the value of footprint or footwear evidence, how to preserve and photograph the evidence, and how to cast the impressions. Discuss the procedures used in the examination of firearms evidence. Use materials from […]
As we’ve seen play out in many cities across this nation, police community relationships have been greatly affected by widely reported incidents of officer involved shootings of African American males. These incidents have led to major social unrest and riots in certain cities. Do you believe that the media and/or […]
Prior to beginning work on this assignment, read Chapters 2 and Chapter 3 in Correctional Leadership Competencies for the 21st Century (2014), and the Oklahoma Deputy Who Killed Unarmed Man Thought He Was Firing Taser, Authorities Say (Holley, 2015), Oklahoma Investigates Tulsa Sheriff’s Department After Killing of Unarmed Man (Queally, […]