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Simulations in Criminal Justice Research

The criminal justice field utilizes many different methods to collect research data in order to analyse certain trends. Simulations are one of those methods and serves many different purposes. Define and discuss the usefulness of simulations as data gathering strategies in the field of criminal justice research.

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As our society becomes diverse in nature, criminologist must continue to maintain pace with the nature in which crimes are being committed in communities. In doing so, staying "ahead" of assailants and projecting how, when, and the type of crimes that can possibly be committed can be done with a process called simulation. Below we'll discuss and define the usefulness of simulations as data gathering strategies in the field of criminal justice research.

Simulation entails a variety of gaming strategies that attempt to imitate a more complex social reality based on past, present, and future data within ...

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As our society becomes diverse in nature, criminologist must continue to maintain pace with the nature in which crimes are being committed in communities. In doing so, staying "ahead" of assailants and projecting how, when, and the type of crimes that can possibly be committed can be done with a process called simulation.....

325 word essay with reference

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