Discuss the impact “get tough” laws have on corrections. Describe the pros and cons of rehabilitative ideology and preventive ideology? Which ideology do you think is most effective in reducing recidivism? Why?
Discussion Question: The California Penal Code has thousands of crimes and complex rules for penalties. Is it fair that the law presumes that all of us have clear notice and knowledge of the different crimes and penalties? E.g. if there is not speed limit posted we cannot be penalized for speeding but we are expected and presumed to know every law on the books at anytime.
Use the diagram you drew and the calculations in the Traffic Accident Reconstruction on pages 23 – 30, and determine if any driver should be issued a ticket. Back up your decision with evidence from the calculations You are required to draw an accident scene diagram. Re-draw the diagram on page 24 of the book (PDF pages may differ) Traffic Accident Reconstruction linked below. Submit your drawing to Blackboard by selecting the Assignments tab above, then on the new page which opens select Accident scene diagram. There you can paste, attach or send a picture of your drawing. Reading: Traffic […]
3-4 pages including: – A brief summary of research question or topic, and how this interview helps to answer that research question or topic. – A list of the questions will use in the interview. – A rationale for the questions use in the interview, which should include both a methodological rationale and a thematic rationale. – The bibliography for the topic. APA style for referencing is preferred. – An informed consent form.
http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.library.berkeley.org/europeannews/docview/245218143/AC7C523C9A7D4BABPQ/1?accountid=38129 or find article in Course Material Week 5 Daphne Abdela Babyface Killer DB: Read Inside Story: No one knows why Daphne and her friend did what they did in Central Park. Only Michael McMorrow. But he’s dead As Jonesboro grieves, Joanna Coles details another teenage atrocity that shocked even hardened New Yorkers. • Discuss her behavior using psychodynamic theory, social learning or cognitive theory.\ • Should Daphne be tried as an adult or juvenile (explain your answer)? • Discuss whether Daphne’s underling issues (describe) would be amenable to treatment (what type of treatment)?
Watch the video “Hard Times Generation: Homeless Kids” at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dK_RnxYdrqU Summarize the information from the video. Discussion:(1) Discuss the causes and consequences of homelessness. Imagine you are a policy makers: (2) What would you recommend to help these children and reduce child poverty?
Imagine your supervisor has been asked to speak at a national convention on the future of criminology. Your supervisor has asked you to help gather information on alternative perspectives in criminology. You have been asked to research the following: Critical criminology Restorative justice Peacemaking criminology One additional perspective of your choice. Write a 350- to 700-word report on each of the four perspectives including support for or against the perspective from two peer-reviewed articles from the University Library. Format the paper consistent with APA guidelines.
The Innocence Project only takes cases involving DNA evidence. Is this a miscarriage of justice itself? In other words, is it unfair they will not consider investigating other wrongful conviction cases? In 2-3 pages, write an argument, including the counterargument and rebuttal, making a case for or against the Innocence Project’s stance on only taking DNA cases. Use your readings and their website (https://www.innocenceproject.org/) as a starting point, but also include a minimum of 2 empirical or legal sources as well.
1.Discuss the importance of balancing safety and security with individual rights. Which is more important in constitutional democracy? Explain why within our historical context. Provide one example where you see public safety and individual rights balanced and another example where public safety has infringed upon individual rights. 2.Discuss why in the “real world” of criminal justice, lower federal courts and, more frequently, state trial courts have been allowed the final word on the law of criminal procedure.
The U.S. continues to experience mass shootings, with the deadliest attack happening on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas. Your assignment is to identify who you would enlist to be on a federal task force to combat mass shootings in the United States. These should be positions, rather than actual names of individuals holding the positions. Provide 7 positions you would invite to your task force and articulate why these positions would be a good asset to your task force. In addition to the task force positions, explain in a one-page document your specific task force focus in detail. This […]