Resource: Criminology in the 21st Century: Classical School of Thought in Criminology.
Imagine the following scenario:
You are the criminologist advisor to a member of the state
legislature. The legislature will soon vote on a bill that, if it
passes, would double the maximum prison term for anyone convicted of
armed robbery. Your boss knows the bill is popular, but wonders if it
will do much good.
Consider policy making as it relates to criminal offenses. What
recommendations would you make? What are the reasons for your
recommendations? Is this a good bill or a bad bill? Is this bill
Prepare a 750- to 1,050-word proposal addressing the following:
Objectives of the billGoals of the billPossible solutions for the billJustification for why the bill should be approved or not
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
MaterialsCriminology in the 21st Century