This assignment is intended to provide an examination of the ethical dimensions of crime control. Using the Riverbend City: Stop and Frisk media piece, you will evaluate and critically analyze the ethical issues facing the criminal justice system. In addition, the media piece will demonstrate potential criminal justice policy outcomes. You must research a theory that is appropriate to the scenario and addresses appropriate research approaches.
View Riverbend City: Stop and Frisk (linked in the Resources), and then use the scenario to write an academic paper in which you address the following critical elements that align with the grading criteria:
Explore the impact of external political and social pressures on criminal justice organizations.
Analyze strategic and tactical approaches in criminal justice.
Discuss how theory helps develop criminal justice policies in accordance with principles of social equity, nondiscrimination, and human rights.
Analyze how the academic study of criminal justice and criminology theory can facilitate the development of effective tactical methods of addressing particular criminal justice challenges.
Length: At least 8–12 double-spaced pages (excluding the cover page and references list). Include page numbers, headings, and running headers.
References: At least 3 peer-reviewed resources formatted following current APA guidelines.
Formatting: Use correct APA style and formatting, paying particular attention to citations and references.
Font size and type: Times New Roman, 12 points