6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- the publication in which the FBI reports crime data
- explanation for a happening that is based on observation, experimentation, and reasoning.
- study of why certain people are victims of crimes and the optimal role for victims in the criminal justice system
- proposition that can be tested by researchers or observers to determine if it is valid.
- Serious, frequent crimes that are reported by the FBI annually to give an idea of the "crime picture" in the U.S.
- appearance is to blame for crime
6 True/False questions
choice theory → the choice of committing a crime. criminal weighs the consequences of committing the crime or not.
Why is there a rising number of women incarcerated in the U.S.? → Criminal justice system is more willing to incarcerate women.
Social Disorganization Theory → view criminal behavior as the result of class conflict
Part II offenses according to UCR → All crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.
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
Labeling theory (social process) → society creates crime and criminals by labeling certain behavior and certain people as deviant.