Community Policing Models, Community Corrections, Specialty Courts or a current topic
Students will write a 2-page paper about an aspect of criminal justice. Students may choose from the following: Community Policing Models, Community Corrections, Specialty Courts (ie: Veteran Courts, Drug Courts, or Family Courts), or a current topic. If a student wishes to choose a current issue, the topic must be approved by the professor in advance. A Rubric is attached. The Due date is noted in the schedule.
The purpose of this writing assignment is for students to examine the relationship of the criminal justice system, specifically law enforcement, courts or corrections, with society and do examine the benefits of programs that involve the community.