6 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- proposition that can be tested by researchers or observers to determine if it is valid.
- Inquires about crime unreported by the offenders themselves without penalty.
- All crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.
- 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
- study of why certain people are victims of crimes and the optimal role for victims in the criminal justice system
- explanation for a happening that is based on observation, experimentation, and reasoning.
6 True/False Questions
repeat victimization → certain people and places are more likely to be subject to criminal activity because of past victimization
Labeling theory (social process) → society creates crime and criminals by labeling certain behavior and certain people as deviant.
3 measurements of how the UCR reports crime data → number of persons arrested, number of crimes reported by victims/witnesses/police, and number of officers and support law enforcement specialists
National Crime Victimization Survey → certain people and places are more likely to be subject to criminal activity because of past victimization
social conflict theory → view criminal behavior as the result of class conflict
Part I offenses according to UCR → All crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.