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CJA 454 Complete Class NEW - Graded 98%

CJA 454 Criminal Justice Management Theory and Practice NEW - Graded 98%


CJA 454 Week 1 DQ 1 NEW

Can a police force be prepared for a terrorist attack? Why or why not? If so, how?


CJA 454 Week 1 DQ 2 NEW

What do you think is the greatest challenge in supervising police use of force?


CJA 454 Week 1 DQ 3 NEW

Law students are taught, early on in law school, that it is better to have a system of justice in which ten guilty men go free than have one innocent man convicted. I remember that during my first year of law school, I must have heard this a half dozen times from different professors.


CJA 454 Week 1 Individual Assignment Adjusting to Terrorism Paper NEW

Write a 350- to 700-word paper on an administrative change you would propose to make in a criminal justice agency in an effort to combat terrorism more effectively.


CJA 454 Week 2 DQ 1 NEW

What do you think are proper areas of policy making for court administrators? What do you think are proper areas of policy making for judges? Explain your answers.


CJA 454 Week 2 DQ 2 NEW

How is your local court organized?


CJA 454 Week 2 DQ 3 NEW

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that police departments must obtain a warrant to search a vehicle if the defendant is in physical custody and cuffed in the back of a police cruiser. In a far reaching decision, the Court, led by Justice Stevens, said that unless there is the risk of the Defendant reaching for a weapon in the vehicle or that evidence of a crime actually exists in the vehicle, a search warrant is needed to search through the car.


CJA 454 Week 2 DQ 4 NEW

One of the main problems with the death penalty is that there have been so many instances where a wrongly accused has been convicted in capital cases. Groups such as the Innocent Project http://www.innocenceproject.org/ have shown that there are many mistakes that have been made by individuals in identifying perpetrators. The risk of the state killing an innocent person, puts such a stress on the system because of all the levels of appeals available.


CJA 454 Week 2 Individual Assignment Community Problem Solving Paper NEW

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper on successful community problem solving.

Identify a specific problem in your community that has been solved through a law enforcement initiative. If possible, base your paper on an interview you conduct with the person or persons responsible for creating and administering the program.


CJA 454 Week 3 Debate Should Parole Be Abolished NEW

Prepare to participate in a debate on the following topic: Should parole be abolished?


CJA 454 Week 3 Debate Should Prisons Be Privatized NEW

Prepare to participate in a debate on the following topic: Should prisons be privatized?


CJA 454 Week 3 DQ 1 NEW

Which career in corrections, if any, appeals to you? Why? If none of these careers appeal to you, why not?


CJA 454 Week 3 DQ 2 NEW

Stress is a major management concern for corrections administrators. What do you think are some solutions to this problem?


CJA 454 Week 3 Learning Team Case Study An Unmanageable Case Management Quandary NEW

Write a 1,750- to 2,450-word report that answers the case study questions located at the end of Ch. 9 of Justice Administration.

Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.


CJA 454 Week 4 DQ 1 NEW

Given the perpetual imbalance between funding and needs in criminal justice, what are some possible new sources of funding for a police department, a municipal court, and a state prison?


CJA 454 Week 4 DQ 2 NEW

Is it appropriate for governmental entities to apply for grants to help fund their functions?


CJA 454 Week 4 DQ 3 NEW

What is the difference between forecasting and budgeting? Provide examples.


CJA 454 Week 4 Individual Internet Article Analysis NEW

Locate an article on the Internet that addresses a current budgeting issue for an area of criminal justice administration in your state. Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper on the following:

•The main idea of the article and reasons for your choice


CJA 454 Week 4 Learning Team Case Study Out of Town Brown and the Besieged Probation Supervisor NEW

Write a 1,750- to 2,450-word report that answers the four case study questions located at the end of Ch. 12 of Justice Administration.

Include a policy draft concerning media relations for the Collier County Probation Department.


CJA 454 Week 5 DQ 1 NEW

As an administrator, how might you prevent or deal with sexual harassment?