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    There are several federal agencies responsible for different areas of federal jurisdiction. Should there be one national police force responsible for all law enforcement?

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    Absolutely not -- it would actually decrease the effectiveness of law enforcement. When we look at the current police structure, we see that each town/community has a local police force, and that police force works in conjunction with the local court system to enforce laws, reprimand offenders, and continue in the criminal justice system. We now consider the size of the United States. Each ...

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    This solution discusses if there should be one national police force responsible for all law enforcement. An in-depth discussion is provided. The rationale, advantages, and disadvantages are also included.