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
How did the current criminal justice system in the United States evolve? I want help in bring together how law started with the colonies and evolved to where it is today. What ideas did the colonists bring with them from England? Was the retention of prisoners' purpose for holding or punishment? Who invented incarcer
Police History, http://www.realpolice.net/police-history.shtml. I need to know what is the most significant event in the development of policing systems? please list references
I need suggestions for 8-10 ppt slide presentation for students in the criminal justice program. I am just having a difficult time narrowing down to the most important to reflect on. My assignment is to give a ppt presentation at a local university to students enrolled in the criminal justice program. Could you help me narr
Political culture and politicized justice form the basis for a better understanding of a comparative criminal justice system. Culture and political power structures that are present in a given country determines the behavior of the justice system in that country. Use newspapers, magazines, or the Internet to find some exam
Texas law on the drinking age or on drunk driving.
Discuss and provide examples pertaining to the waiver of privilege against self-incrimination.
The principal restriction of impeachment by the use of evidence of misconduct can result in a conviction of a witness. Explain this concept.
Compare and contrast two separate cultures and ethnicities that harbor ill-will toward the United States. The two separate cultures are North Korea and Iraq. What are the roles that socialization and religion play in shaping the beliefs of these two cultures? Why are these particular beliefs formed in these two cultur
A bank paid a duplicate payment of interest to a sharehloder, then after three years the bank sent a letter to the holder asking for the money back. Is there any statue of limitaion on Bank error, and what is the penalty if the share holder refuse to return the money. Please provide supporting reference to your answer
What evidence is there of Mafia decline? What does the future of organized crime look like to you?
Respond to each of the following four questions with detailed insightful responses based primarily on the course text and supported by other relevant, academically reliable sources if appropriate. What are methods of inquiry and how are they used in criminal investigation? What is the optimal mindset of an investigator an
- Describe the handling of witnesses and evidence. - What would you as the investigator do to elicit the cooperation of this witness and collect evidence for the case? - Describe a useful interviewing situation
I have a scenario that if I am a consultant for a detectives squad and we are looking to upgrade the crime lab for the police department after receiving a large financial grant, what would the best course of action be to make this department the envy of the nation while supplying these new features to other agencies on a fee bas
Details: Prepare an analysis (portfolio assignment) of 3 challenges facing the criminal justice system. Be sure to cover the historical, theoretical and functional issues of each of the challenges. Provide the following elements for this assignment: 1. An analysis of the each of the challenges 2. The impact of the chall
Need examples of laws in the United States that combat organized crime and what methods used by the federal or state agencies to combat them.
Provide detailed information and differentiate among the roles of the following areas in criminal justice leadership strategies and practices: organizational culture, behavioral theory, planning and community relations.
Describe the process of four different methods used in forensic science and discuss its usage in locating evidence.
Describe the process of four different methods used in forensic science and discuss its usage in locating evidence. Specifically describe how shoe casting and tire impressions are done, how ALS (Alternative Light Sources) is used to locate evidence, and discuss handwriting analysis and its various uses in forensic science.
This solution cites three criminal cases from Illinois, Ohio, and California where shoe impressions subsequently led to the conviction of the defendant. The summary of the cases focuses on the courts' ruling regarding shoe impressions.
Explanation of the criminal justice system by describing the components of the criminal justice system, the criminal process, the definition of a crime, its relationship to the law, and its governmental structure.
In 1829, Sir Robert Peel organized the Metropolitan Police in London, England; it was the first organized police agency of its kind. It was established along a military style command paradigm. Use the Library resources to research the Metro Police Department and the history behind its development. Compare and contrast the ag
The Crime Control Model and the Due Process Model obviously have competing values. What common ground do the models share? Where do they disagree the most?
Sir Robert Peel discovered that founding a city-wide police force was no easy task, but persisted and prevailed in doing so. He modeled the force after the Irish Constabulary and his model was first used in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the United States.
Today, many utility companies need only a few pieces of information to setup an account and turn on service. The type of information required is your name, address, date of birth, and social security number. What happens when a person gets a hold of another's information and sets up an account? This scenario involves an actual c
There are three different groups of social theories: social process theories, social development theories, and social conflict theories. These theories are discussed, basically including the primary differences between the three perspectives and the shortcomings of each. Suggestions include the kinds of social policy initiative
What are automobile search rules? How have the laws and rules of automobile search rules changed within the criminal justice system? What recommendations would you make regarding automobile search rules and laws? Explain.
How has terrorism impacted the police mission in the U.S.? What disagreements exist regarding the appropriate law enforcement behavior which fights terrorism but maintains personal liberties? What role does social stigma play in police ethics? Give specific examples from your reading or your experiences where social stigma p
Discuss the legal elements of negligence and analyze them in relation to liability for third-party criminal conduct. Choose at least one court case which impacts these concepts and apply them to both.
Explain how public defenders affect a defendant's experiences and court proceedings. What does the research suggest about public defenders? What can be done to improve the equity of defendant representation?
I am doing a term paper on the rights given to us under the Fourth Amendment. I need to the name of two cases that I can actually compare and do a case brief on for this assignment.