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Criminal Law and Justice

Ethics and Law Enforcement

Please read the following scenario and then respond to the corresponding questions: There is an officer in your division who is known as a "rat" because he testified against his partner in a criminal trial and a civil suit. The partner evidently hit a handcuffed suspect in the head several times in anger and the man sustaine

Criminology

I need help in "Explaining the theory of crime causation that is best linked to the three-strike fighting strategy"?

Morality, Ethics, Legal Moralism and Retributive Justice

1. Read and Respond to Situation 3. Is the mother legally culpable but morally blameless, both legally and morally culpable, or some other combination. Situation 3 You are selected for a jury in a trial of a 64-year-old mother who killed her two adult sons. The two men were institutionalized and suffered from Huntington's

Computer crime

1. Which federal law enforcement agency has assumed primary responsibilities in the area of access device fraud, including the fraudulent use of credit card numbers, personal identification numbers and computer passwords? 2. What human resources does an investigator have to call upon when the investigator is

Data Collection Techniques

I am supposed to prepare a written proposal outlining 2-3 data collection techniques and compare and contrast the limitations of each technique. I am not sure where to begin, so I am looking for a summary less than 300 words for any help.

As a detective with a local law enforcement department, you are one of the first to arrive at the scene of a drive-by shooting, which resulted in the death of a teenage male.

I have attach the full assignment. I don't know where to start. Help me please. Write a paper involving a murder scenario. Aside from the information listed below, the details of the scenario are left to your imagination. The result should be a 1,750- to 2,100-word paper, in APA format, with at least three reliable sources to

Movie review

Choose one of the following movies and send a brief summary of the story line including the ethical dilemma facing the attorney. Suggested movies are as follows: Criminal Law Penalty Phase Presumed Innocent Erin Brokovich A Time to Kill Runaway Jury The Firm A Few Good Men The Rainmaker Analyze the

Computer Crime

What types of exploitations that can occur on the Internet and the typical characteristics of victims of Internet exploitation crimes? What is hate crimes and provide three examples of different types of hate crimes. What are some weaknesses associated with US intelligence in light of the September 11, 2001 attacks.

Current Legal Rights for Prison Inmates

What are the current legal rights of prison inmates? How have these rights changed over the years? Why have they evolved in this way? What major treatment philosophies predominate in the United States today?

Constitutional Search and Seizure

After reviewing these two situations are these legal or illegal searches according to the U.S. Constitution? 1. Officer Schield knocks on Riff's door. Riff is not home but his mother answers the knock. She gives the officer permission to search her son's room. He/she finds a money bag, a hammer and several checks made out to

Interview, Interrogation and the Miranda Law

What are the similarities and differences between an interview and an interrogation. Explain how you would prepare differently for each. 1. What did the court say about the methods used by police during interrogations prior to the Miranda ruling? 2. What case did the court agree to review concerning the voluntary nature of

Overcriminalization

Overcriminalization refers to the idea that laws regulating public morality may result in a substantial diversion of police, prosecutorial, and judicial time, personnel and resources. While legislative views on morality may, legitimately, be included in crimes such as murder, rape and other violent crimes, they may inappropriate

Criminal Homicide

What constitutes the Corpus Delecti of an offense? Can a defendant who lies about her role in spousal homicide still raise a "battered woman's" defense?

Research of any special investigations unit.

I need to make a summary of 3-5 page paper. Can someone please help me research the information below? I need to do a research of any special investigations unit or fraud unit of an entity of any choice. This can be a law enforcement agency, insurance company, credit card company, bank, or any other organization that employs

The Courts and the Image of Police Officers

Do you think that the courts have appropriately supported the Constitution and its relationship to the police? Why or why not? What can police agencies do to improve the image of policing? How can the relationship between police and minorities be improved? I need ideas and suggestions for these questions. Thank you.

Texas Juvenile Court

1. Describe the characteristics of the juvenile court in Texas. Describe the following: - Types of courts - General characteristics of the courts - Jurisdiction of the court - Court alternatives

Public Policy

I have to create a description of the criminological theories; rational choice theory, trait theories, social structure theories, social process theories, social conflict theories, and developmental theories. ? Include an overview of the policy implications of various theoretical interpretations of crime. ? Use the Internet to