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CJA 464 Complete Class NEW - Graded 98%
CJA 464 Criminal Justice Policy Analysis
CJA 464 Week 1 DQ 1 NEW
What items affect the development criminal justice policy? How are these items addressed and overcome during the development process? What changes to the process would you recommend to improve policy development.
CJA 464 Week 1 DQ 2 NEW
What is the role of state government in criminal justice policy development and implementation? How does the role of the federal government differ from that of state government? What changes would you recommend that would improve the overall process of criminal justice policy development and implementation?
CJA 464 Week 1 DQ 3 NEW
What is a legislatively based policy? What is an administrative regulatory policy? How do these various policies impact the criminal justice system? Compare and contrast the criteria for these two policy types and their impact within the criminal justice system. Explain your answer.
CJA 464 Week 1 Individual Policy Analysis I Paper NEW
With your instructor’s approval, choose a current federal, state, or local issue that directly affects public policy pertaining to the criminal justice system.
CJA 464 Week 2 DQ 1 NEW
I find this to be an interesting topic covered in the book. The title alone is somewhat bothersome. If policing is an impossible job, why should anyone try to do it? From my earliest memory, I knew that I wanted to be a police officer
CJA 464 Week 2 DQ 2 NEW
When we think about CJ policy, it can be easy to compartmentalize the role and responsibility of policing, courts, and corrections into separate systems. While they do operate as independent components, they work together to complete the mission of the CJ system. It is like a clock. Even though the hour hand, minute hand, and seconds hand play a different role in telling time, they operate together for the overall function of telling time. One place where this partnership is most clearly evident is in diversionary programs. There was a time when the role of police was seen solely as enforcing the law, to the letter. This was one of the "improvements" that developed as part of the Reform Era.
CJA 464 Week 2 DQ 3 NEW
What is the definition of policy implementation? How can policy implementation improve for better cooperation within the various elements of the criminal justice system? What opportunities for improvement would you recommend for successful policy implementation?
CJA 464 Week 2 DQ 4 NEW
What is an example of a policy within the courts, police, and corrections at the state level? What is the difference between policy among the courts, police, and corrections at the federal level? Is there a better solution to the way in which these groups approach policy development at a state and/or federal level? Explain.
CJA 464 Week 2 Learning Team Policy Analysis II Paper NEW
Write a 1,400-2,100-word paper in which you conduct secondary research on the policies of two components of the criminal justice system and describe how these policies affect the operations and decision-making process of the selected two components. Be sure to summarize the policies and analyze their implications for the criminal justice system, including potential effectiveness and limitations.
CJA 464 Week 3 DQ 1 NEW
What are the goals of policy within the criminal justice system? How do these goals contribute to success? How can the goals of a policy be improved to be more effective? Explain.
CJA 464 Week 3 DQ 2 NEW
How have historical initiatives impacted the criminal justice system currently? Is there a better way to improve criminal justice initiatives at the local, state, and federal levels? Explain?
CJA 464 Week 3 DQ 3 NEW
In the reading "Reentry and Reintegration: Challenges faced by the families of sex offenders," some interesting dynamics are discussed. When we look at the goals of the CJ system, reintegration and rehabilitation are listed as part of what our system hopes to achieve.
CJA 464 Week 3 Learning Team Historical Policy Comparison NEW
Write a 1050-1400-word paper in which you conduct a comparative analysis of the evolution of criminal justice policy over the last 50 years for each of the three areas in criminal justice. In your comparative analysis address the areas of policing, the courts, and corrections and identify the various opportunities for cooperation between elements of the criminal justice system in the implementation of criminal justice policy.
CJA 464 Week 4 DQ 1 NEW
What resources are associated with criminal justice policy development? How do these resources impact the development of criminal justice policy development? When you are answering these questions, try to think of resources that you may not immediately associate with the CJ system.
CJA 464 Week 4 DQ 2 NEW
How can we improve the relationship between fiscal resources and the development/implementation of criminal justice policy? What are your recommendations?
CJA 464 Week 4 Learning Team Budget and Policy Paper NEW - War On Drugs
Select a policy issue from the following list:
DUI task forces
CJA 464 Week 5 DQ 1 NEW
What is the impact of globalization on criminal justice policy? How does this affect the development of criminal justice policy? What changes to global criminal justice policy would you suggest/recommend?
CJA 464 Week 5 Individual Policy Development Paper NEW - Domestic Violence and Elder Abuse Policy
With your instructor’s approval:
Select one of the following topics for your paper:
• Community-Oriented Policing