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5 Matching questions

  1. Criminal Justice System
  2. Statutory Law
  3. Reasonable Suspicion
  4. Miranda v. Arizona
  5. Crime as a Legal Construct
  1. a the system of police, courts, and prisons set up to deal with people who are accused of having committed a crime
  2. b evidence that justifies an officer in stopping and questioning an individual believed to be involved in criminal activity
  3. c The accused must be notified of their rights before being questioned by the police
  4. d The body of law enacted by legislative bodies (as opposed to constitutional law, administrative law, or case law).
  5. e violations of natural law or as an antisocial behavior or deviance lack precision

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (law) evidence sufficient to warrant an arrest or search and seizure
  2. A metaphor that describes crime that goes unreported to police and criminal justice officials and is never quantified.
  3. obtains its data from victims; U.S. has the highest crime rate of any major INDUSTRIALIZED NATION
  4. 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.
  5. the situation of having been charged with a crime

5 True/False questions

  1. Bill of Rights1950s, political campaign, decreased last 30 years


  2. Adversary ProcessLandmark 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.


  3. Wedding Cake Modeldiscussed by Samuel Walker the model emphasizes that the system handles different kinds of cases differently; it depicts four layers. (Celebrated, Heavy Duty, Lightweight, Misdemeanors)


  4. Jim CrowLaws written to separate blacks and whites in public areas/meant African Americans had unequal opportunities in housing, work, education, and government


  5. Police Culturea distinct set of values beliefs and behaviors deemed acceptable within the law enforcement professions (authority, danger, social isolation and efficiency)


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