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6 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. proposition that can be tested by researchers or observers to determine if it is valid.
  2. Inquires about crime unreported by the offenders themselves without penalty.
  3. All crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.
  4. 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
  5. study of why certain people are victims of crimes and the optimal role for victims in the criminal justice system
  6. explanation for a happening that is based on observation, experimentation, and reasoning.

6 True/False Questions

  1. repeat victimizationcertain people and places are more likely to be subject to criminal activity because of past victimization

          

  2. Labeling theory (social process)society creates crime and criminals by labeling certain behavior and certain people as deviant.

          

  3. 3 measurements of how the UCR reports crime datanumber of persons arrested, number of crimes reported by victims/witnesses/police, and number of officers and support law enforcement specialists

          

  4. National Crime Victimization Surveycertain people and places are more likely to be subject to criminal activity because of past victimization

          

  5. social conflict theoryview criminal behavior as the result of class conflict

          

  6. Part I offenses according to UCRAll crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.

          

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