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The juvenile justice system is discussed.

Please help with the following problem. Please provide at least 300 words. How would I go about this: Outline the steps in the juvenile justice process and identify the differences between the juvenile and criminal justice systems?

Discuss the influence on juvenile

TASK: Joey is a 15-year-old boy who has been caught stealing a car. Joey lives with his mother in an impoverished urban area. Joey is rarely at home or at school?he spends most of his time with his friends. 1. Discuss the influence that the peer group, family, academic performance, and poverty have on juvenile offending.

Juvenile and Adult Court Systems

TASK: You have been doing research on some aspects of the juvenile justice system. You need to compare the differences between the juvenile and adult court systems for an upcoming meeting. Use the following examples to illustrate the differences between the two systems: Jan, a 16-year-old girl, has been caught stealing an au

Crime and Terrorism

Please help so I can complete the following: Locate an example of a terrorist organization from the Foreign Terrorist Organization List Research your chosen terrorist organization. Include APA formatted citations and references for sources used in your research. Discuss in 1,

Equality of Justice

Answer the questions listed below for each of the four articles appearing in Issues 8 and 11 in Debating Crime. Provide a 50 word minimum response to each question. Issue 8: "Black Jurors: Right to Acquit? (Jury Nulification)" by Paul Butler, p. 108 Under what circumstances does the author believe jurors should vote accordin

Adolescent Offenders

I need help locating a recent article for this assingment and some ideas to get me started. Locate a recent news article about an adolescent offender. Refer to Figure 9.2 on p. 292 (attached). Describe the development of the offender's behavior. Post a 200-300 word response to this question. If the behavioral pattern is not

Law Enforcement Presentation

I need help with the following so I can complete assignment: Create a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation, geared toward teaching a group of junior high school students in your community about the role of law enforcement in the juvenile justice system. Your presentation must contain 7-10 slides and include speaker's notes t

The Death Penalty

Resources: profiling fact sheet.pdf In your opinion, are minorities overrepresented on

Socialization and Criminal Behavior

I need help getting started. Locate from, a criminal from one of the following links: Serial Killers, Notorious Murder Cases, Gangsters and Outlaws, The Criminal Mind, or Terrorists, Spies and Assassins. Read the biography of your chosen criminal. Discuss the link between socialization references in the

Fourth Amendment vs. Polcie Power

Please help me so I can complete the following: Assume the role of any modern United States senator in a 1050-1400 word letter. Direct the letter to the Congress of the United States. Defend the use of the exclusionary rule. In the letter: Define the scope and limitations of the Fourth Amendment. Explain what you think sh

Excessive Use of Force

Take a stand on this controversial topic: Develop a persuasive argument as to whether or not excessive force is a systematic problem. Argue one of these viewpoints: Excessive use of force is a systematic problem. Excessive use of force is not a systematic problem. Identify and incorporate statistics on police brutality from D

Media-Based Anti Crime Efforts

Review the National Citizens' Crime Prevention Campaign Web site at Spend some time examining the print, television, and Internet public service announcements. Review Court TV's Choices and Consequences public service initiative at Explore the About Us pag

The Media, Crime, and Violence

Visit the Smoking Gun Web site at Locate the interrogation notes of Lee Harvey Oswald and the manual found in the possession of a supporter of Osama bin Laden Military Studies in the Jihad Against the Tyrants. Provide a 50-word response to each of these questions: 1. Should the documents you foun

Juvenile Drug Correction Facilities in New York

Task: Locate three separate corrections programs and detention facilities in New York designed for juvenile drug abusers. Make sure you have selected one detention facility and one correction program. The third selection can be of either genre. Write a summary describing the similarities and differences of the correction program

Police Force Deviance

Resource: 1) Identify two forms of police deviance cited in the Rampart Independent Review, found in the link above. Begin your search in the Table of Contents of this review found on page 39 of 258 of the PDF document. 2) Search the internet for at least two additional sources that ci

Deontological vs. Teleological Ethical Systems

Compare and contrast deontological and teleological ethical systems (700-1050 words) using APA format. Provide examples and descriptions of the seven major ethical systems (attached). Determine whether you believe each system to be deontological or teleological. Identify which system most closely matches your own beliefs and

Juvenile Justice Policy Changes: Then and Now

Now that you understand the historical background of the juvenille justice system, consider issues facing the juvenille court system today, and appraise the efficacy of juvenille justice policy in our modern society. What are the major differences? Do you feel policies in the past were more effective than current policy? Support

Criminal Justice

In late February, 2005, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the death penalty is "unconstitutionally cruel" when applied to people who committed the crime for which they were sentenced, before they reached age 18. The Court ruled that the death penalty cannot be applied to people who committed their crimes as juveniles. There

Juvenile Justice System Portfolio

I need to create a portfolio for juvenile law. profile and risk factors corrections and detention juvenile courts prevention programs guiding principles treatment strategy. In this portfolio I must outline a treatment strategy, keeping in mind the guiding principles. A comprehensive portfolio of information about a s

Police and the Community

Why would community policing be helpful in reducing negative interactions between the police and the community?

Probation Juveniles

Find two juvenile boot camps and aftercare programs on the internet and write a paper on the following: 1. Write a paper comparing and contrasting each program, Including the following elements. 2. A detailed description of each program (including the website) 3. Goals, successes, and failures of each program. 4. A conclus

Parental Rights

I need some research on parental rights so I can write a paper and do a power point presentation. This is our "Hot Topic" in class so please help with the following. Provide information and an outline with information about parental right. E.g. parent rights of school children..