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Future Research Directions of Crime

Discuss some of the future research directions of crime.

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Though we'll never be able to contain and/or truly explain why crime is committed, criminology provides us with models to explain certain aspects of crime. In addition, the models that are based on certain theories assist in the formation of certain public policies. However, many criminology theories are outdated and/or their models don't correlate with today's deviant behavior. As criminals continue to evolve and become smarter, criminologist face the challenge of conducting research on current and future crimes. Below I'll discuss what future research directions of crime that I feel most interesting.

As crime evolves, research techniques must evolve to keep pace ...

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Though we'll never be able to contain and/or truly explain why crime is committed, criminology provides us with models to explain certain aspects of crime. In addition, the models that are based on certain theories assist in the formation of certain public policies. However, many criminology theories are outdated and/or their models don't correlate with today's deviant behavior. As criminals continue to evolve and become smarter, criminologist face the challenge of conducting research on current and future crimes. Below I'll discuss what future research directions of crime that I feel most interesting.

400 word essay with reference.

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