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Forensic pathology on the roadways of New Mexico

Many deaths occur on the roadways that involve teens and drinking. Select a U.S. state (New Mexico), and research the number of deaths involving teens and alcohol on the roadways for the past 5 years in that state. Provided are some statistics for that state such as the number of teens and a breakdown by gender and race (depend

White Collar Crime in the U.S.

Please help answer the following questions. Which state in the U.S. currently has recorded the most defendants charged with White Collar Crime? Elaborate. What is the most common type of White Collar Crime charged in U.S. federal cases? Elaborate.

Law Enforcement Chart

I need a basic hierarchical chart of state and federal law enforcement so that I can memorize the different departments.

The experiential learning model

The experiential learning model lists five steps for including exercises and/or games in the learning process. Create a three column table in a word processor. In Column 1, identify the five steps of the experiential learning model (one per table cell in the column). In the corresponding table cells of Column 2, provide a concis

Emerging and Future Technologies in Criminal Justice

Please help with the following problem. Discuss how and why future technologies will help law enforcement technology has changed in the policing arena, from how crimes have been reported to how criminals think and react to technology to prevent from handling their crimes. Also how the integration of technology and how its em

Problems associated with alcohol/substance abuse are embedded.

Please help with the following problem. Include references in the solution. - Discuss 2 neurological disorders and 2 cardiovascular problems associated with alcohol/substance abuse. - What are the health risks associated with the disorder? Is there a cure? If yes, explain. If no, why not? - State the name of each disorder,

Security Professionals

Why is it important for a security professional to know specifics about the particular target environment to which they are assigned? How can experienced security professionals prepare themselves for challenges and opportunities they have never encountered before? Is it possible that experience with only one type of environment

Identify Issues

Read the following cases and complete the questions to follow each. 1.Dean v. Dickey - 225 S.W. 2d 999 Identify the validity of the will issue presented in this case. 2.United States v. Martinez-Jimenez - 864 F 2d. 664 Identify the issue concerning whether the weapon was dangerous. 3.Wolcott v. Wolcott - 105 N.M. 6


What is a beat? How does a beat compare to a post? How can we improve the coverage of beats and posts within policing systems to improve communities?

Examining Legal Reviews: DRC Situation

In 2004, the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) referred the DRC situation to the international criminal court ICC. A few months ago, a bench of the ICC issued an arrest warrant for Callixte Mbarushimana, the Executive Secretary of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda FDLR and member of the FD

Key Facts

Review the court opinions and for each case and identify the Key Facts Key facts: The legally significant facts of a case that raise the legal question of how or whether the law governing the dispute applies. They are facts upon which the outcome of the case is determined. Key facts establish or satisfy the elements of a ca

Electronic Surveillance of Employees

Help is needed in detail with the following questions, please provide references. 1.Explain where an employee can reasonably expect to have privacy in the workplace. 2.In the office workplace there are typically two types of workspaces, an open area, in which there are several desks and where conversations can be overhead

The Criminal Justice System

Illustrate the criminal justice system in a graphic and label the key components. For each component, write about the primary roles in that component, the function and purpose of the component, and the main responsibilities of the component

Differentiate Criminal Behavior

Differentiate Criminal Behavior An important role of a forensic psychologist is to understand and use various theoretical perspectives to describe, track, and understand different criminal behaviors. Write a 2 - 3 page paper (excluding cover and reference pages) differentiating criminal behavior using the various theori

Facets of a guilty plea

What are the elements of a guilty plea? Can a guilty plea contested? How effective are guilty pleas?

Evaluate the right to counsel

How is the right to counsel significant, and what type of interpretation has it received from the Supreme Court?And what amendments are relevant?

Drug Courier Profiling

What is drug courier profiling? Why hasn't the Supreme Court not decided on the constitutionality of it? Should race be a factor in drug courier profiling?

Who may legally consent to a search?

What are the different consent searches. Are consent searches truly consensual? Is the tactic used by police called "Knock and Talk" merely a tactic or does it violate the Fourth Amendment of the Constitution. May your children allow a search of your domicile since they also live there, and what about a spouse of another party

Analytical review of the criminal justice system

the courts a component of the criminal justice system - describe a problem/challenge and any recommendations for the future. The analysis should include a description of the problem, factors things that contributed to the problem, and any recommendation(s) for a solution, and how you would implement the solution.

Criminal Justice Careers

Web Research in Criminal Justice Need help in finding online internet resources,and conducting web research around a career in criminal justice. Based on the research, write about addressing the following: · describe the career profession that was chosen. · Provide an annotated web link library of we

Slander/Office Memorandum

Facts Tom Harris and Jake Carson had been sports and political leaders and rivals ever since high school. Throughout high school they competed at the same level vigorously and routinely came out in 1st or 2nd place regularly. This continued in college sports and leadership roles, but the issues came into play when they went t

Comparative Justice Systems

1. How does the United States use the various crime data sources that are available? 2. How is crime data used in various other countries? 3. To what extent can one country rely on crime data from other nations? How can crime data sources be reliable given the processes by which the data are collected? 4. What aspects

Comparative Criminal Justice Systems

In 2008, the crime rate in Japan declined 4.7% from the previous year (Japan, 2009). This was the 6th year in a row the National Police Agency reported a decline. What factors might contribute to the relatively low crime rates in Japan when compared to the United States? What factors might contribute to Japanâ??s crime rates