6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- certain people and places are more likely to be subject to criminal activity because of past victimization
- deviant behavior is more likely in communities where social institutions fail to exert control over the population.
- Criminal justice system is more willing to incarcerate women.
- view criminal behavior as the result of class conflict
- number of persons arrested, number of crimes reported by victims/witnesses/police, and number of officers and support law enforcement specialists
- appearance is to blame for crime
6 True/False questions
Labeling theory (social process) → society creates crime and criminals by labeling certain behavior and certain people as deviant.
Part II offenses according to UCR → All crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.
Part I offenses according to UCR → All crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.
UCR → study of why certain people are victims of crimes and the optimal role for victims in the criminal justice system
self- reported surveys → the choice of committing a crime. criminal weighs the consequences of committing the crime or not.
chronic offender → criminal who commits multiple offenses and is considered part of a small group of wrongdoers who are responsible for a majority of the antisocial activity in any given community