Week 5 Terrorism in US Special Issues in The Criminal Justice Field Paper


Assignment Content

  1. Write short answer responses addressing special issues in the criminal justice field.
    You are only required to provide responses to the questions–you do not have to write a paper for this assignment:

    1. Do you think teens should be treated like adults when they commit serious crimes? Why or why not? Provide a 200 word response.
    2. What is the connection between drugs and crime? Are you in favor of decriminalization of any federally controlled substances? Why or why not? Why or why not? What is the difference between legalization and decriminalization of drugs? See chapter 16. Provide a 200 word response.
    3. What are some of the causes of terrorism? List at least 3.
    4. List 3 efforts are being made to combat terrorism in the United States.
    5. What is the relationship between crime and technological advancement? What modifications to existing laws may need to occur to address crimes related to advancing technologies? Provide a 200 word response.

    Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.