ISBN-10:
0495597775
ISBN-13:
9780495597773
Pub. Date:
09/03/2008
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Current Perspectives: Readings from InfoTrac? College Edition: Ethics in Criminal Justice / Edition 1

Current Perspectives: Readings from InfoTrac? College Edition: Ethics in Criminal Justice / Edition 1

by Michael Whalen

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Current Perspectives: Readings from InfoTrac? College Edition: Ethics in Criminal Justice / Edition 1


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ISBN-13: 9780495597773
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 09/03/2008
Pages: 107
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 3 Months

About the Author


Michael Whalen is a professor at the Virginia Beach campus of South University. His areas of expertise include Technology and Crime, Computing in Criminal Justice, Corrections, Community Policing, and Criminal Investigations. His areas of expertise include Technology and Crime, Computing in Criminal Justice, Corrections, Community Policing, and Criminal Investigations.

Table of Contents


Preface. PART I: LAW ENFORCEMENT: PRACTICE AND POLICY. 1. Man Arrested on Charges of Using Internet to Solicit Sex from Teen. 2. Civil Rights and Civil Liberties. 3. Breaking the Blue Wall. 4. Police Volunteers and Ethics. 5. Hollywood Inquiry Snares 3 More Officers. 6. Civil Rights Group Faults How Police are Policed. 7. Prosecutors Say Corruption in Atlanta Police Department is Widespread. 8. Law Enforcement Ethics Do Not Begin When You Pin on the Badge. PART II: THE COURTROOM WORKGROUP: ETHICS IN THE SYSTEM. 1. Looking Anew at Campaign Cash and Elected Judges. 2. Charged PA Judge to Seek 2nd Term. 3. ATLA Members' Code of Conduct. 4. Attorney-Client Privilege Keeps Wrong Man in Prison. 5. The Reality of Political Prisoners in the United States. 6. No Gatekeeper of Justice. 7. Judge Orders Trial for Ex-DA Charged in Embezzlement. PART III: SENTENCING AND CORRECTIONS: ETHICAL PUNISHMENT AND TREATMENT. 1. Civil Commitment for Convicted Criminals. 2. Another Chance? 3. Prisons Rife with Physical Abuse. 4. Idaho Prisoners Abused at Private Texas Prison. PART IV: GOVERNMENT POLICIES: WHEN ETHICS COLLIDE WITH NATIONAL SECURITY. 1. FBI Surveillance Capability More Extensive Than Once Thought. 2. Military Expands Intelligence Role in U.S. 3. Roundup of Aliens After 9/11 Ruled 'Crude' But Lawful. 4. Family Deported After Boy's Arrest at School. 5. Immigration Agents Close by in Crackdown on Criminals. 6. Tortured Reasoning. InfoMarks: Make Your Mark.

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