5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Mapp v. Ohio
- Legal Guilt
- Police Culture
- Probable Cause
- National Crime Victimization Survey
- a established the exclusionary rule; evidence illegally obtained cannot be used in court; Warren Court's judicial activism
- b (law) evidence sufficient to warrant an arrest or search and seizure
- c a distinct set of values beliefs and behaviors deemed acceptable within the law enforcement professions (authority, danger, social isolation and efficiency)
- d obtains its data from victims; U.S. has the highest crime rate of any major INDUSTRIALIZED NATION
- e when the prosecutor presents evidence to convince the judge the jury that the defendant is guilty as charged
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- 14th amendment clause that prohibits states from denying equal protection under the law, and has been used to combat discrimination
- A licensed trial lawyer hired or appointed to conduct the legal defense of a person accused of a crime and to represent him or her before a court of law.
- law based on the constitution and supreme court decisions
- The body of law created by administrative agencies (in the form of rules, regulations, orders, and decisions) in order to carry out their duties and responsibilities.
- Deals with the issue of whether the defendant is actually responsible for the crime of which he or she stands accused.
5 True/False Questions
Fifth Amendment → 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.
Due Process Model → A criminal justice perspective that emphasizes individual rights at all stages of justice system processing.
Indictment → are lesser criminal acts which are generally punished less severely than felonies
Sixth Amendment → the constitutional amendment designed to protect the rights of persons accused of crimes, including protection against double jeopardy, self-incrimination, and punishment without the due process of law.
Substantive Criminal Law → law defining the procedures that criminal justice officials must follow in enforcement, adjudication, and corrections