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CJ380 Probation and Parole

Directions: Be sure to make an electronic copy of your answer before submitting it to Ashworth College for grading. Unless otherwise stated, answer in complete sentences, and be sure to use correct English spelling and grammar. Sources must be cited in APA format. Your response should be four (4) pages in length; refer to the "Assignment Format" page for specific format requirements.

In 1994, Congress passed the Truth-in-Sentencing Incentive Grants law. Discuss the law, using the following questions to guide your response.

1. Define “truth-in-sentencing.”

Program Evaluation Paper

Write a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper in which you identify a grant funded program that was implemented by a criminal justice agency in the last five years. Include the following in your paper:
•    Summarize the nature of the program.
•    Explain how the agency implemented the program.
•    Identify what need the program was intended to affect. Discuss how the program was funded, including the funding organization.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

Juvenile Justice Paper

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper summarizing the key parameters of the juvenile justice system in the United States. Address the following:

    The historical development of the juvenile justice system. Use case law or legislation to strengthen your discussion. Select a local law or statute in your area and analyze its use.
    The origin and predominant philosophy of the juvenile system
    Key differences between the juvenile and adult systems
    Distinguish between dependency and delinquency

Policing Practices and Operations

Write a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper discussing policing practices and operations. Include an assessment of the following:

• The relationship between traditional organizational structures of policing agencies
• Communication patterns both within and outside the policing agency
• Current trends in the approach to the policing function

Identify any existing issues with the partnership between society and the community.

CJA 375 Emergency Management Scenario One SEVERE WEATHER FLOOD

Major portions of the city have been affected by sudden severe weather with hail and heavy rains. These have caused the North River to flood parts of the City of Mertzville. These incidents are reported across a large scale area. You have received an emergency declaration from your Mayor and are asked to immediately respond and implement the Incident Command System (ICS) and emergency management response.

Research Planning Matrix

A matrix is a tool that can be used as a job aid in any number of positions within the criminal justice system. In this assignment, you will work with a matrix that will help you map out different types of research and identify when one or another research design might be useful. You will be able to use the completed matrix throughout the rest of this course as a quick reference when formulating a response for other course assignments.


CJA 484 Managerial Practices Executive Summary

Research previous course work and learned concepts.

Write a 350- to 700-word executive summary in which you analyze organizational behavior concepts associated with common managerial practices involved in day-to-day operations within criminal justice settings. Be sure to identify professional standards and values that apply across various components of the criminal justice system on a national level.