You have been appointed to be a part of a special committee that is responsible for devising policy procedures and a budget for the organization’s earthquake preparedness. The last earthquake in 2003 exposed areas of weakness within the organization, regarding the need for emergency equipment and supplies. You and your committee will need to draft a proposal that will address what earthquake emergency equipment and supplies will be required, as well as a budget that will show how much the items and overall expenses will cost to maintain and replace expired items. The budget needs to include how many staff […]
Research at least two possible careers that interest you as a criminal justice professional in the University Library and on the Internet. Review the data or information you have found in your research. Answer the following questions about each of the careers you reviewed: What interests you most about this career? What personal qualities or abilities do you possess that might make you successful in this career? What steps might you take to learn more about this career? Imagine you have been asked by your local police department to create a brochure for distribution to help improve the level of […]
A Connecticut corporation plans to offer stock to Connecticut residents. In lieu of paying cash, investors may elect to purchase their stock on an installment plan calling for 36 easy monthly payments. At what point will the Rule 147’s holding period expire? See Opportunity Inv. Assocs., SECNo Action Letter(June 14, 1978). What if before this point one of the purchasers moves to another state? What can be done to ensure the holding period expires at the earliest possible date? See Diplomat, Ltd., SEC No Action Letter (Jan. 13, 1984).
Throughout this course, you have examined the relationships between race, class, gender, and the criminal justice system. One aspect that has been widely studied is the use of the death penalty. Since execution is the harshest possible penalty, and is not correctable, it is essential that it be fairly applied. Utilizing valid, up-to-date research, address the issues outlined below in a properly formatted Microsoft Word document. On the basis of the above readings, answer the following questions about capital cases: Describe the roles of the judge and the jury in the sentencing process. Compare and contrast the characteristics of men […]
Alleged computer hacker Gary McKinnon of the United Kingdom has publicly admitted to compromising computer systems belonging to NASA and the Department of Defense. Using information from your classroom, additional materials provided by your instructor, and your own independent research, discuss the impact of these widespread intrusions, and comment on McKinnon’s self-proclaimed motivations. Describe McKinnon in the context of the frameworks and theories of cyber-crime and cyber criminals discussed in the classroom. Are the efforts to extradite McKinnon to the United States simply a political stunt, or are they an important precedent in prosecuting international cyber-crimes? Finally, share what you […]
Two steps in creating, updating, or changing policy are policy development and implementation. In this assignment, you explain the aspects of policy development and implementation, and share any concerns that you have identified, along with how those can be addressed. Create a 8- to 10-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation with detailed speaker notes. Use complete sentences, with correct grammar and punctuation, to fully explain each slide as if you were giving an in-person presentation. Identify and describe the components of policy development and implementation. Provide at least 2 examples of influences on criminal justice policy development. How do each of the […]
Introduction: This week’s discussion activities focus on concepts of economic security as discussed in Chapters 8 and 9 of the course textbook. You will focus especially on the rationale for, implementation, and outcomes of sanctions and international development aid from a non-US perspective. Please note that there are two discussion question groups this week; regardless of your assigned prompt you should carefully read and consider how you would respond to the second prompt. will consider the relationships between politics and economics and how wealth (broadly conceived) can be used by state actors to influence the behavior of other states. Remember […]
In this milestone, you will complete the first in a series of reviews challenging you to wear the hat of a criminal justice practitioner and offer analysis of the situation based on case law research. Read the scenario provided and respond to the questions that follow. This assignment serves as the first milestone toward completion of your final project. The case you will address in this milestone is Section VII of the final project.
2.1 Discussion Why is there a strained relationship between many communities and the police? Debate the difference between the “guardian and the “soldier” mindsets as they relate to policing. What is the difference? How? Why? How do the police/community view to each other? Reflect on the history of police/community relationships/expectations and offer suggestions/solutions for better relationships going forward. You must identify the source of your information for your reply, for example chapter x, pages xx or from an article or internet source. Failure to cite your reference will result in a loss of 10 points. 2,2 Discussion What does/should the […]