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Criminal Justice: Women's Prisons

How would you describe prisons for women? How would you compare women's prisons to those for juveniles and men? What would happen if there were no distinction for prisons among the groups previously mentioned?

Criminal Justice History

What are the various forms of punishment exercised during the 1700's? Which criminal activities/events lead to these types of punishment(s)? Compare and contrast the criteria between various societies for criminal sentencing during the 1700's. (At least 200 -250 words with credible references).

Developing a Research Method

Think of a group you are familiar with and in 2 or 3 paragraphs describe how an outsider may efeectively go about studying that group discussing what you might read about, contact you would make, and so on?

Chemical, Biological and Nuclear Threats of Terrorism

What is the current assessment of the potential threat for biological, chemical, or nuclear acts of domestic terrorism? Threats against our national defence have become a focal point of country since the 9/11 attacks. In saying this we must maintain oversight of the many different venues that terrorist can attack our infrastr

Questions About Being Arrested for a Minor Offense

Dear Friend, I find myself in quite a predicament due to my own misfortune and bad judgment. My 6-year-old son and I were recently left homeless after I was laid off from my job and my house was taken by the bank. I enrolled my son in a nearby elementary school when school started in the fall. I used the addre

Terrorists Publicizing their Agendas

In the past, terrorist groups would claim credit for their attacks. A key component of a definition of terrorism includes the desire to publicize one's agenda, and claiming credit for an attack can do this. What can we imply by this trend? Can this lead to a higher level of lethality?

Experimental Design, Rival Causal Factors, Etc.

Please help me with an assignment by providing sample responses to the given questions. Imagine that you were being paid by a criminal justice agency to conduct research. 1. What topic would you study? 2. What experimental design would you use? Why? 3. What rival causal factors (internal validity and external validity)

Correctional Leadership Training Session

Correctional Leadership You have been asked by your supervisor to present a training session on correctional leadership to the senior staff at your correctional facility. Prepare a PowerPoint presentation of at least seven slides to be used in your presentation. Your presentation should include the following information:

Ethical issue for stockholders in corporation.

A parole officer and a probation officer promised shorter periods of supervision if the felons agreed to wear ankle-monitoring systems. The officers, however, were corporate stockholders in the company that manufactured the ankle-monitoring devices. Identify the ethical issues facing the officers. Apply the Ethics of Care while

Animal Cosmetic Testing

For many years, animals were used as part of cosmetic testing. Is testing of animals truly necessary for achieving our consumer purposes? Are these purposes genuinely important? (Answer provided in approximately 150 words.)

The Importance of a Code of Ethics

Provide provide an over 250 word essay with references and an example. Display and discuss an example of an organisations's code of ethics.

National Homeland Security Strategy and Counterterrorism

Should the United States restructure the FBI, up to and including its termination and the creation of a new agency, and recreate it to reflect the MI-5 model? What strategy components would you take from the MI-5 model, if any, and incorporate into your strategic plan? The U.S. DHS recently scrapped the oft-ridiculed color-c

Researching attitudes towards abortion, gay marriage, etc.

What would be unbiased and neutral survey questions to measure a respondents attitude towards controversial issues such as abortion, gay marriage, Iraq war, death penalty, and right or left wing extremism? What types of phrases would provoke a certain response?

Laws Affecting Animals in Zoos

Identify and describe federal laws that set standards for the care and handling of animals used in research, zoos, and circuses. What organizational modifications are required, including the creation of oversight committees and are there new reporting requirements?

Fruit of the Poisonous Tree: An Exclusionary Rule

I need assistance understanding the following situation: If a law enforcement officer enters your home with a warrant to arrest you for a violation of a public policy ordinance and you are not home, he would be entering without permission. If he finds marijuana on a counter and you arrive at your home a few minutes after the of

Neighborhoods and Crime

I need help with a summary of Neighborhood and Crime. The texts are George Vold; Theoretical Criminology and Construction of Deviance by Adler and Adler.

Elements associated with police recruitment

Compare and contrast the elements associated with police recruitment and the elements associated with the selection process. What changes would you recommend to the overall recruitment and selection process?

Inmate Programs and Evidence-Based Practices

The inmate who has been incarcerated continues to engage in risky behavior that is likely to lead to recidivism once released. He has had several rule infractions and several stays in solitary confinement. His case manager has decided to reevaluate his case plan and make changes. The goal is to get him involved with additional p

Internet Related Crimes

I need help on finding three peer-reviewed articles on internet related crimes and then I need to write about them or I think paraphase them in about 250 words a piece. The professor was not very clear on this but that is what I will do on this question. Also I need help in using it in APA style

Domestic Intelligence Operations

Over the past 10 years, each state and local government have implemented information and intelligence sharing policies and practices, including the creation of one or more state-level fusion centers, in an effort to create a seamless, interactive system of information sharing to counter the terrorist threat. The systems in place

Capital Punishment State Laws

I need help answering the following question in ~2 pages. Is it fair to leave capital punishment up to individual states?

Classical School, Deterrence and Positivism

What is the philosophy of the Classical School in criminology? How does this philosophy affect current policy? How do researchers study deterrence today? Is it effective? What factors contributed to the intellectual heritage of positivism? Are these factors still relevant today? Why?

Degrees in Criminal Justices

Need assistance on putting together a 3 page research paper on what a student my learn earning a BA Degree in Criminal Justices.

Identifying Structural Items in Research

Research an article published on the topic of Property Crime. Write a brief description of the article and identify: a) the research problem, b) the research design, c) the data-gathering strategy, and d) the dependent and independent variables.

Discovery

1. What is discovery? To what extent is discovery helpful or a hindrance? Provide examples. 2. What takes place during the jury decision-making process? How effective is the process in accurately determining guilt? specific cases to support your opinion. 3. How might racial and ethnic disparities affect the treatment of su

Analyzing a Criminal Prosecution Case

Courtroom TV Paper: Research the Internet and find a celebrated criminal prosecution case to analyze, such as a criminal case that received media attention. This case must have proceeded to trial; it cannot have been plea bargained or dismissed before the trial phase. Address the following questions: 1) Summarize the cri

Legality of Militias

What is the legal status of militias and do states have laws against organized armed groups operating without state sanction?

The Court System

The courts can assist in recidivism reduction efforts by using empirically tested assessment tools to assist the judge with making sentencing decisions. 1) What are 2 tools that are used within the court systems? 2)What are the advantages and disadvantages of each of them? 3) How does the risk principle apply and how can it