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AJS 582 Week 1 DQ1

 

What problems are associated with formulating crime policy based on crime perceptions rather than crime reality? On what characteristics must crime policy be based? Explain your answer.

 

 

AJS 582 Week 1 DQ 2

 

What is the relationship between ideology and public policy?

 

AJS 582 Week 1 Individual Assignment Criminal Justice Policy Process Paper

 

AJS 582 Week 2 Course Description

 

AJS 582 Week 2 DQ1

 

 

What is the current president’s stance on crime control?

 

 

AJS 582 Week 2 DQ2

 

 

What are some specific criminal justice policies supported by the current administration? Can the policies be categorized as being liberal or conservative? Explain your answer.

 

 

AJS 582 Week 2 DQ3

 

What should the role of the federal government be when it comes to crime control?

 

AJS 582 Week 2 Individual Assignment Criminal Justice Policy-Making Matrix and Paper

 

 

AJS 582 Week 3 Course Description

 

AJS 582 Week 3 DQ1

 

How does the internal culture of a bureaucracy affect its operation? Provide examples.

 

 

AJS 582 Week 3 DQ2

 

How does the media affect public opinion? Reporters believe that the media represents the public’s right to know. Does the media truly represent the public, or does the media represent its own or other interests? Explain your answer.

 

AJS 582 Week 3 DQ3

 

How might current trends in the economy influence the future of criminal justice policy? Explain your answer.

 

AJS 582 Week 3 Learning Team Assignment Public Opinion Poll and Paper

 

 

AJS 582 Week 4 Course Description

 

 

AJS 582 Week 4 DQ1

 

Is community policing a liberal or conservative approach? What is the current presidential administration’s stance on community policing? DQ: 4.3

 

 

AJS 582 Week 4 DQ2

 

What types of discrimination—based on race and ethnicity, gender, or social class—exist in the present criminal justice system? Provide an example of discrimination based on your experience.

 

 

AJS 582 Week 4 DQ3

 

 

The Supreme Court of the United States indicates that a police officer must balance the need to do his or her law enforcement job with the dangers to suspects and the public. Is this balancing act too difficult to do successfully?

 

 

AJS 582 Week 4 Individual Assignment Policing Policies Analysis

 

 

AJS 582 Week 5 Course Description

 

AJS 582 Week 5 DQ1

 

 

Who are the key actors influencing sentencing policy? How are they currently influencing sentencing policy changes?

 

 

AJS 582 Week 5 DQ2

 

What are the goals of sentencing? Are these goals reflected in the current justice system? Explain your answer.

 

 

AJS 582 Week 5 DQ3

 

What are the challenges of sentencing juveniles as adults? What dilemmas are associated with sentencing juveniles to the death penalty?

 

AJS 582 Week 5 Individual Assignment Sentencing Policies Analysis

 

 

AJS 582 Week 6 Course Description

 

AJS 582 Week 6 DQ1

 

How has the politicization of corrections affected corrections? In other words, when politicians are involved with corrections, how does that affect corrections?

 

 

AJS 582 Week 6 DQ2

 

How does public policy influence private security? Provide an example.

 

 

AJS 582 Week 6 DQ3

 

What roles do the media and public officials have regarding sentencing and prison policies?

 

 

AJS 582 Week 6 Learning Team Assignment Criminal Justice or Security Policy Issues Paper and Presentation

 

AJS 582 Week 6 Learning Team Assignment Criminal Justice or Security Policy Issues Paper and Presentation