ORG 5574 -5*

 Most criminal justice experts argue that the correctional system is the “forgotten branch” of the criminal justice system.  Budget cuts often are directed at correctional facilities, and rehabilitation efforts can be difficult to find.  Two questions for the criminal justice system become, “what happens with people when they are released from prison?” and “Have prisoners … Read more

ORG 5574 5.2

 The death penalty remains a controversial issue in American public policy. Many argue that it is a deterrent to criminal behavior; others suggest it is simply an “eye for an eye” in capital crimes. Still others say that it violates the Eighth Amendment to the Constitution against cruel and unusual punishment. Please discuss where you … Read more

ORG 4-1

 Discuss the three types of representation offered to indigent defendants discussed in your text. What are the benefits and limitations of each? If two men, one indigent, the other not, are charged with the same crime and have no prior criminal history, should they each be required to post the same amount of cash bail? … Read more

org 5574 3.3

  The paper includes a summary and analysis of at least three professional/scholarly articles, internet sources, and information obtained from an organization. Professional/scholarly journals are peer reviewed and focus on the profession/application of psychology (located on Proquest, EBSCOHost, PsycNET, etc.). Non-scholarly articles include newspapers, periodicals, secular magazines, etc, and are not peer reviewed. Websites not … Read more

org 5574 -3.2

 Prosecutors are given great discretion on how to “charge out” a crime.  One often used approach is to issue multiple counts in the charging document also referred to as to encourage a guilty pleas and avoid trial.  Some would argue this puts an incredibly unfair burden on the defendant to accept a plea of reduced … Read more

Strategies for Mitigating Conflict

   Mini Case: Out of the Box Leadership At the request of your superintendent, you are working on designing and leading a school restructuring with a brand-new model of schooling for children ages 5–12. As you think ahead, you are aware that conflict is going to be present throughout the process of implementing this new … Read more

ORG 5574 11

  It is extremely important that we continuously research and remain abreast of the latest data available regarding offenders and crimes and their victims. You are hired as an outside consultant by the Department of Criminal Justice (DCJ) in your state to provide research on the characteristics of offenders and victims. How is age a … Read more

Distance Learning Implementation

Mini Case: COVID-19 Imagine that you are a middle school principal who has been charged with moving all of your classroom instruction to a distance learning platform due to a pandemic such as COVID-19. You must provide a detailed plan for immediate implementation of a quality instructional program for students. Write a 250- to 300-word … Read more

Article summary

  Write a 250- to 300-word response to the following: Research and read a peer-reviewed journal article about the education system in each of the following countries: Norway, Japan, Kenya, and Brazil. Describe one “aha” thought you had while reading each article and explain why that thought was a surprise to you. Cite each article … Read more