You are recently hired as an intern to the recently promoted police chief in a medium-sized town with a rather modest budget for law enforcement equipment. One of her primary goals is to seek an increase in the budget for those technological items that she feels would help your departments officers perform their jobs in a more efficient safe manner. For her request you recommended the following tools be purchased for the officers: TASERs Improved body armor New and standardized firearms for all officers In-car camera systems Global positioning system (GPS) technology Improvements in computer technology Biometric software Because you know that this is a wish list and you will only get funding for some of the items on this list she decides to submit a written request to city council and the mayor. She wants you to draft the correspondence. In this correspondence you decide to respond to the following issues to support the request: Rank describe and discuss the 3 items that you would select as the most important to purchase right away and share with your fellow students and professor why you selected these items. What types of outside statistical data or research support information are available to present to council and the mayor to support your decision? If you had to remove 2 items from your wish list which of those 2 items would you recommend and why (other than lack of budgetary dollars)?
You are developing your own human services agency for clients reentering the community after incarceration. You must determine an effective case management model and present it to your stakeholders. Write a 700-word proposal for your human services agency that describes the best case management model for your population. For your proposal you should: Identify the population your agency will serve. Describe the types of services the agency will provide. Identify any potential barriers to care faced by the population served. Compare 2 case management models and propose the model you believe will best serve this population. Justify your selection with research on how this model can assist this population. Provide an example of how a human services worker would provide services using this model. Include 2 sources to support your proposal. Cite your sources according to APA guidelines.
you are going to explore gangs in your state corrections facilities. . : What state are you analyzing? What are the known prison gangs (or Threat Groups) in your state? Who does each group associate with on the national level (i.e. Bloods Crips Nortenos Surenos White Supremacy groups motorcycle gangs Mexican Mafia Asian gangs)? What percentage of the total state prison population is tied to a prison gang? Who are the rivals for each gang? Who does each gang work with?
You are an immigration officer assigned to a port of entry. A person presents himself for entry. You become suspicious and decide to examine him. However you do not have a search warrant. You discover three passports and at that point you arrest him seize the passports handcuff him and place him in a holding cell. A hue and cry is raised in the media because you searched an individual without a warrant. Your supervisors ask you to present a report justifying your actions. Create a 2- to 3-page report in a Microsoft Word document that includes the answers to the following questions: Explain the authority under which you searched him. Explain the authority under which you detained him. Does the detainee have any rights under the US Constitution? What are the statutes involved in this case? Explain. Do you think the end justifies the means? (You searched him without a warrant but found three passports on him). Justify your answer with examples and reasoning. Analyze under what circumstances this case can be considered as a case of illegal immigration. Would things have been different if the person was found with no passport? Why? Support your responses with examples. Cite any sources in APA format.
You are an Investigator for the State in Corrections. Two men are locked in a cell overnight. In the morning one man is dead and the other man claims he was attacked in the middle of the night by the decease who was wielding a portion of a broken-off wooden mop handle. There is one area of impact on the deceaseds head. What do your calculation suggest?
You are a municipal budget analyst. Using your favorite search engine locate the budget of a municipality that has completed a petition to file bankruptcy. Some examples include Detroit Michigan; Stockton California; Central Falls Rhode Island; San Bernardino California; Prichard Alabama; and Vallejo California. Develop your case study findings and recommendations consisting of no less than 700 words in which you discuss the following: Briefly describe the municipalitys demographics. Evaluate the previous three-year trend of the municipalitys major revenue sources and expenditures. Analyze the impact of the issues contributing to the municipalitys budget deficiencies. Propose three alternative financing options.
You are a newly hired FBI agent working in the Organized Crime Unit. As part of your training you are learning about the use of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organization Act (RICO) whichwas passed by Congress with the declared purpose of seeking to eradicate organized crime in the United States. Using APA format discuss the following in 1“2 pages. You should demonstrate your understanding of organized crime and be sure to explain and discuss the RICO Act including the nature of what this Act covers what types of incidences are involved in organized crime and what prosecutions have happened under the RICO Act. Provide a justification forkeeping the Organized Crime Unit in place. Support your arguments with citations to sources in APA format.
You are a new warden participating in a workgroup to update performance-based standards for your correctional facility. The American Correctional Association requires performance-based standards that focus on actual compliance with expected practices.There are 7 functional areas: Safety Security Order Care Program and Activity Justice Administration and Management In this assignment you will address each functional area listed above in an accreditation plan for a correctional facility of your choice. Assignment Guidelines Address the following in an accreditation plan of 3-4 pages: Provide the purpose and goal of each of the 7 functions listed above. Respond to the following question for each of the 7 functions: According to the American Correctional Association what are the correctional standards for this function? Explain. What are the desired conditions that need to be achieved and maintained? Explain. A minimum of 3 desired conditions should be identified and explained for each area above. Provide a brief overview of your selected existing correctional facility. Create your accreditation plan addressing all of the 7 functions. How will you fulfill the requirements for each function as required by the American Corrections Association? Be specific and explain in detail. Remember to fully support your arguments with academic and quality research. What are the 3 most significant challenges that you will face to obtain accreditation for your facility? Explain. How will you ensure that these 3 challenges are overcome? Explain. Be sure to reference all sources using APA style.
You are a newly minted prosecutor in Anytown USA and have been assigned the following two cases for trial: Case A: 14-year-old male C.J. raped his 16-year-old next-door neighbor M.K. During the rape C.J. bruised one of M.K.s arms. The police arrest C.J. the next morning at his residence where he lives with his mother and two younger brothers. His mother is devastated by his arrest. C.J. has a history of minor thefts. Case B: 16-year-old female K.O. raped 13-year-old R.L. and demanded that R.L. keep quiet about the rape. The police arrest K.O. R.L. does not want K.O. prosecuted for the rape. On the date of sentencing the court sentences C.J. to 10 years confinement with two years of probation but sentences K.O. to two years confinement with five years of probation. Should the female juvenile rapist have been treated differently than the male juvenile rapist? If you were the judge how would you justify your sentencing decisions?In response to your peers assume the role of either the prosecutor or defense attorney and refute one of your peers arguments regarding sentencing. In response to your peers assume the role of either the prosecutor or defense attorney and refute one of your peers arguments regarding sentencing.
You are a police officer who has been selected to participate in a public relations task force to address a growing problem: the negative public perception of the police. The media has been tough on departments around the city and the police chief wants to address the issue head on. You just completed the first task force meeting and the facilitator wants you to present information and recommendations regarding how to change the publics perception. Create an 8- to 10-slide MicrosoftÂ®PowerPointÂ®presentation in which you: Explain how an inductive fallacy (e.g. generalizations weak analogy) or a fallacy of language (e.g. confusing explanations) may affect the public perception of the police. Provide a categorical claim related to the negative public perception of the police. Create a visual showing a categorical relation that is negative between the police and the public. Provide recommendations and examples about what the department can do to: Change the perception Develop a positive relationship with the public. Include comprehensive speaker notes. Cite at least 1 reference to support your assignment. Formatyour citations according to APA guidelines