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1,903 wordsTable of Contents Pg. 1 Thesis and Report Pg. 2 - 10 Appendix A (Definitions) Pg. 11 List of Works Cited Pg. 12 Five men wearing fingerprint concealing gloves, with an assortment of cameras, tools and intricate electronic bugging gear along with six thousand five hundred dollars in crisp new bills (most from the Democratic National Committee) were arrested on the early morning of June 17, 1972. During a burglary attempt in the Democratic National Headquarters office building, which is located in...
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2,968 wordsPolice corruption is a complex issue. Police corruption or the abuse of authority by a police officer, acting officially to fulfill personal needs or wants, is a growing problem in the United States today. Things such as an Internal Affairs department, a strong leadership organization, and community support are just a few considerations in the prevention of police corruption. An examination of a local newspaper or any police-related publication in an urban city during any given week would most l...
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