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Importance of Codes of Ethics

Based on the ethical guidelines that apply to all criminal justice personnel, clarify the importance of codes of ethics in guiding practices and minimizing misconduct by criminal justice personnel during all stages of the criminal justice process.

What are the ethical requirements for prosecutors to "seek justice, not merely to convict"?

How might these expectations be enhanced in the criminal justice system?

What recourse does the court have if it is proven that there has been misconduct on the part of the police or the prosecution?

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- Based on the ethical guidelines that apply to all criminal justice personnel, clarify the importance of codes of ethics in guiding practices and minimizing misconduct by criminal justice personnel during all stages of the criminal justice process.

Misconduct by criminal justice personnel erodes the public's confidence in the criminal justice system and is detrimental to the efficacy of justice for all citizens. The ability for criminal justice personnel to adhere to the laurels and tenets of law and order is paramount for the criminal justice ...

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The importance of codes of ethics is determined.

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