Law Enforcement Officers Search And Seizure
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1,410 wordsImagine you " re talking on your telephone. It's something that everyone takes for granted. Now imagine that the police are listening to every phone conversation that you make. Does that scare you? I know that it scares me. Wiretaps are an issue that effects every person in this country. That's because no matter how much we don't like to admit it, we need depend on telephone services more and more as time passes. The issue of telephone privacy becomes bigger and bigger every day as our telephone...
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Juvenile Crime Committing Crimes
1,053 wordsRecent studies have shown that there has been a growth in juvenile delinquency since the 1970 's. It is believed that by the year 2010, juvenile crime will double. Congress is moving to implement harsher penalties for underage criminals, but more effective law enforcement and stiffer penalties cannot effectively combat crime. Not everyone agrees with the idea that law enforcement and stiffer penalties cannot effectively combat crime. Some people say that tough law enforcement policies have reduc...
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5,385 words... to Sound Warehouse, a record store in Broward County, and bought a cassette version of the "Nasty" recording. He listened to the album, had six of its songs transcribed, and prepared an affidavit stating these facts. On February 28, 1990, Deputy Wichner sent the affidavit, the transcripts, and a copy of the "Nasty" tape to Judge Mel Grossman of the Broward County Circuit Court, requesting that the judge find probable cause that "Nasty" was legally obscene. On March 9, Judge Grossman issued a...
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Law Enforcement Officers Driving While Black
1,501 wordsThe great era of civil rights started in the 1960 s, with Martin Luther King, Jr. s stirring I have a Dream speech at the historic march on Washington in August of 1963. At the same time Birmingham Police Commissioner Bull Connor used powerful fire hoses and vicious police attack dogs against nonviolent black civil rights activists. Although these years proved to be the highlight and downfall of civil rights in America, even with the 1964 Civil Rights Act and the 1965 Voting Rights Act being pas...
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Study On Drugs Violence And Economics
1,682 words... eileen drug distributors and law enforcement. [ 19 ] The most obvious determinant of the amount of such violence is the amount of law enforcement directed against drugs within the U. S. This should include both efforts against the distribution network and efforts against small scale and home production, since either can lead to violent conflict. In addition, one would expect that the willingness of drug distributors to employ violence against law enforcement would depend on the amount at sta...
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1,029 wordsIn order to understand contemporary law enforcement, we should recognize the conditions that impact our profession. It is agreed upon by many scholars that major changes in law enforcement occur every five years. Policing is sometimes characterize.".. like a sandbar in a river, subject to being changed continuously by the currents in which it is immersed... " (Swanson, Territo and Taylor, p. 2). However, in recent years some major changes have occurred in a shorter time period. Innovations in la...
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2,462 words1. The Processing of a Criminal Case in a Criminal Justice System Criminal Justice System is created to try people charged for certain crimes. A crime is defined by law as an act or omission for which, if a person is found guilty, he is sentenced to death, imprisonment or fine, or, sometimes, both imprisonment and fine. The reason for filing a criminal case is usually a felony, which is divided into two categories Person Felony (robbery, rape) and Non-person Felony (burglary and other property c...
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1,907 wordsNext Five Years & Principle of Inquiry in Police Force The Fourth Amendment to the Constitution states that people have the right to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, but the issue at hand here is whether this also applies to the searches of open fields and of objects in plain view and whether the fourth amendment provides protection over these as well. In order to reaffirm the courts decision on this matter I will be relating th...
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1,954 words... not taking place would overstep the law's intent. Leslie Having, legislative director of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, echoes the sentiments of many criminal defense attorneys and civil libertarians who feel that the expansion of powers is an invitation to abuse: "It's not a power the government needs." There is much legislation being proposed that is requiring stricter court orders to obtain certain wiretaps. Conversely, Gregory Nicolaysen, founder of the Association...
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1,891 wordsLaw Enforcement Officers Are They Fair? It is not secret that rights of people can be violated because of deception of law enforcement officers. There are many reasons for this, but in the United States the main one is probably the due to the factor of personal responsibility of officer. Law enforcement officers often times have to use deception and other covert techniques to gain access into a suspects dwelling or place of business. Police officers risk their lives everyday just by putting on t...
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Sir Robert Peel Community Based Policing
2,029 wordsCommunity-Based Policing: Law Enforcement For The Twentieth Century by KONSTANTINOS I. KORIAS. ENGLISH COMPOSITION PROFESSOR CHUCK NILES (MONDAY NIGHT CLASS) OUTLINE Thesis: Community-based policing provides hope for the future of Law enforcement. I. Introduction to C. B. P. A. The roots of C. B. P. B. So what is community? II. The two elements of C. B. P. law enforcement philosophy are: A. Community partnership. B. Problem solving. III. The reaction of police to change. IV. The future of C. B. ...
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Law Enforcement Officers Quality Of Life
3,372 wordsCommunity policing has emerged since the 1970 s as an increasingly important strategy for controlling and preventing crime and enhancing community safety. It is both a philosophy and an organizational strategy that allows the police and the community to work closely together in creative ways to solve the problems of crime, drugs, fear of crime, physical and social disorder, neighborhood decay, and the overall quality of life in the community. Community policing is difficult to define. Although i...
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Marine Corps Special Agent
5,113 wordsThe Federal Bureau of Investigatiopaper submitted in partial fulfillment of the Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice and the class 490 Seminar in Criminal Justice Agencies Chaminade University of Honolulu Delay E Gara June 10, 2000 Instructors: Karen Kaniho and Sheryl Suni Abstract An Abstract of the paper entitled Federal Bureau of Investigation submitted by Delay E. Gay in partial fulfillment of the class CJ 490 Seminar in Criminal Justice Agencies during the Spring 2000 semester at ...
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2,866 wordsTragically, there is little we can do to help the innocent children who already have been victimized in this horrible, horrible way, but, we can-and we must-do everything possible to prevent that horror from happening to other children. Pennsylvania s governor, Tom Ridge, said this while talking about the horrible crimes of child molestation. There have been many cases in this country of these types of crimes, and unfortunately, no one had made any effort to make laws to help protect our childre...
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Law Enforcement Officers U S Constitution
3,070 wordsTABLE OF CONTENTS Page Jurisdiction 1 Statement of the Case 1 - 7 Question Presented 7 - 8 Summary of Argument 8 - 11 Analysis of Issue 1 11 - 12 Analysis of Issue 2 13 - 14 Conclusion 14 - 1 TABLE OF AUTHORITIES Cases Arizona vs. Hicks, 480 U. S 321 (1987) Certiorari, 506 U. S. 814 (1992) Illinois vs. Andreas, 463 U. S. 765 (1983) Mapp vs. Ohio, 367 U. S. 643 (1961) Michigan vs. Long, 463 U. S. 1032 n. 16 (1983) Terry vs. Ohio, 392 U. S. 1 (1968) Texas vs. Brown, 460 U. S. 730 (1983) U. S. Cons...
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Traumatic Stress Disorder Post Traumatic Stress
1,964 wordsTHE EFFECTS OF STRESS ON POLICE OFFICERS There has been a lot of research on the negative effects of stress on people in general. I am sure you know that police work is one of the top rated professions for job stress next to air traffic controllers and dentists. A good way to start this presentation, I think, is to give a good working definition of police stress. Here it is: The feeling and desire along with the ensuing bodily effects, experienced by a person who has a strong and true longing to...
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Bodily Harm Racial Ethnic
6,149 wordsGeorgia, Colorado, Virginia, Oregon, Michigan, and Tennessee are the sites in which some of the most viscous school crimes have occurred. In this day and age it seems as if school isnt a safe haven for Americas children anymore. School shootings are on the rise more than ever in todays society with kids as young as 9 years old committing these gruesome crimes against their classmates and instructors. To see this type of action among kids is heartbreaking and sad. People wonder what makes a child...
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