6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- number of persons arrested, number of crimes reported by victims/witnesses/police, and number of officers and support law enforcement specialists
- society creates crime and criminals by labeling certain behavior and certain people as deviant.
- delinquents and criminals must be taught both the practical and emotional skills necessary to participate in illegal activity.
- explanation for a happening that is based on observation, experimentation, and reasoning.
- view criminal behavior as the result of class conflict
- Serious, frequent crimes that are reported by the FBI annually to give an idea of the "crime picture" in the U.S.
6 True/False questions
Why is there a rising number of women incarcerated in the U.S.? → All crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.
Part II offenses according to UCR → Serious, frequent crimes that are reported by the FBI annually to give an idea of the "crime picture" in the U.S.
Social Disorganization Theory → deviant behavior is more likely in communities where social institutions fail to exert control over the population.
repeat victimization → certain people and places are more likely to be subject to criminal activity because of past victimization
National Crime Victimization Survey → Measures reported and unreported crime, unaffected by police bias and distortions, does not rely on victims reporting directly to police.
choice theory → the choice of committing a crime. criminal weighs the consequences of committing the crime or not.