Share
Explore BrainMass

disparity and discrimination in sentencing

In what ways do the crime control model and the due process model differ over the issues of disparity and discrimination in sentencing?
please include references

Solution Preview

In what ways do the crime control model and the due process model differ over the issues of disparity and discrimination in sentencing?

In what ways do the crime control model and the due process model differ over the issues of disparity and discrimination in sentencing?
please include references

According to the crime control model the criminal justice system should protect the liberty of the individual citizens at all costs. This system gives the most importance to the objectives of controlling crime and maintaining social order. For this end it encourages the use of police action, prosecution, conviction and punishment. The crime control model relies fully on police investigations and treats persons arrested as if they were guilty. From the perspective of crime control measures if discrimination based on racial, ethnic and ...

Solution Summary

This posting gives you an in-depth insight into disparity and discrimination in sentencing.

$2.19