5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Legal Guilt
- Crime as a Legal Construct
- Case Law
- Fourth Amendment
- National Crime Victimization Survey
- a obtains its data from victims; U.S. has the highest crime rate of any major INDUSTRIALIZED NATION
- b protects you from unreasonable search and seizure of your home and property
- c violations of natural law or as an antisocial behavior or deviance lack precision
- d when the prosecutor presents evidence to convince the judge the jury that the defendant is guilty as charged
- e (civil law) a law established by following earlier judicial decisions
5 Multiple choice questions
- the constitutional amendment designed to protect individuals accused of crimes. It includes the right to counsel, the right to confront witnesses, and the right to a speedy and public trial.
- A metaphor that describes crime that goes unreported to police and criminal justice officials and is never quantified.
- The first ten amendments to the Constitution
- discussed by Samuel Walker the model emphasizes that the system handles different kinds of cases differently; it depicts four layers. (Celebrated, Heavy Duty, Lightweight, Misdemeanors)
- Working for—and with—the Public
1970s to the present
Emphasizes crime prevention and focuses on developing positive relationships between the police and the public
Officers expected to cultivate positive relationships with individuals in the communities they serve
Shift from reactive to proactive police work
5 True/False questions
Mapp v. Ohio → Landmark ruling that a police officer can detain without arrest, and frisk for officer safety when there is reasonable suspicion that a crime is about to be committed. Court rules that detention is a seizure, and frisk is a search, but is allowable since they are temporary and limited in scope, respectively.
Escobedo v. Illinois → Ruled that a defendant must be allowed access to a lawyer before questioning by police.
Operation Ceasefire → address gun violence among juveniles/gangs. creation of interagency working partnership to assess the nature of gun problem & dynamics of youth violence, and identify effective intervention
Due Process Model → A criminal justice perspective that emphasizes individual rights at all stages of justice system processing.
Procedural Criminal Law → law defining the procedures that criminal justice officials must follow in enforcement, adjudication, and corrections