August 27, 2020

Criminal courts

    Criminal courts are one of the major components of the criminal justice system. In court, it is determined what is next for those identified […]
August 29, 2020

Policy Memo

    The policy memo is a 1,000 word written brief addressed to a high-level policy-maker who is considering, but not committed to, the use of […]
September 3, 2020


    The term corrections implies that someone or something is going to be corrected. Reflect on what you have learned this week about the types […]
September 11, 2020

Police and society

      When considering the order of authority with regard to the federal governments, the highest form of authority is always the U.S. constitution. The […]
September 12, 2020

Formal and informal justice systems.

  Describe the differences between the formal and informal justice systems. Is it fair to treat some offenders informally? For your initial posting it should be […]
October 1, 2020

Distributive justice.

  In 300 words or less, discuss the weaknesses of the concept of distributive justice. Objectives: This week students will be able to: Define distributive justice […]
October 1, 2020

Criminal justice

  One of the major forms of research conducted by criminologists is searching for and analyzing information in published materials. These materials include: peer-reviewed journal articles […]
October 12, 2020

Alternatives to traditional prosecution if you were the victim

    Based on your readings, would you be in favor of the various alternatives to traditional prosecution if you were the victim? How would the […]
November 8, 2020

Criminal Law

    You are a prosecutor. The FBI has brought you a potential case. The defendant is an American citizen, a college student majoring in communications. […]