One of the essential instruments for determining the victim's identity is the examination of palm and fingerprints. Dental records could also be used for the identification of a murder victim.
That is why, for the effective investigation, it is important to take all the necessary crime scene processing measures correctly, and the role of the first responding officer is particularly significant.
The sociological theory approach attributes that social challenges are the main causes of crime and as such, tend to focus on the trends and distribution of crime in society.
This brochure will outline some basic notions of risk management and assessment and crime and victimization prevention; additionally, it will provide the reader with some basic strategies of daily risk management and include sources for [...]
Despite being constantly addressed by different activist groups and getting the response from the legal system, hate crimes are still reported on a regular basis with varying frequency, mostly due to the lack of understanding [...]
However, there are still many concerns as to the effectiveness of such policies and the applicability of the theory to some contexts.
The differential association theory, the social learning theory, and the choice theory are some of the theories that researchers use to shed light on the causes of digital crime.
The purpose of the article "Gender in White-Collar Crime: An Empirical Study of Pink-Collar Criminals" is to use different feminist theories to describe the major gaps related to the involvement of women in white-collar crime.
One of the most difficult tasks in the work of a police administrator is assigning the limited resources of the police department to fulfill the objectives of law enforcement in the given area.
In the article "The Functions of Crime", Emile Durkheim argues clearly that crime should be treated and analyzed as a normal aspect of a given society.
Some of the models that explain delinquency and crime using this or related paradigms include the social disorganization theory, the social anomie theory, and the social control theory.
A criminal case constitutes a situation where a person or an organization is being charged with as an action that goes against the state, the country, or the society, and the prosecution is conducted by [...]
The gender identity as a cause of hate crime presents a challenging case as it is limited by the current lack of understanding of the phenomenon.
The police followed Peel's Nine Principles: preventing crime, depending on public approval, securing the public, securing the public proportionately to the necessity of physical force, demonstrating service to the law, restoring the law with physical [...]
For instance, mistreatment of children by their parents is a type of strain that is caused by the presence of negative stimuli.
The task force's main priority is the attainment of a dedicated staff that will work hard to tackle the issue of the increasing number of sex offenders within Silver Springs. Most of the task force [...]
One of the most important components of the criminal justice system is a code of ethics, which governs the behavior and conduct of professionals working within the system.
True, the decisions of the court are generally based on nature of the crime, evidence and the manner of the plaintiff and defendant.
The author believes that hate crimes and violence are intended; therefore they are personalized, and may cause severe harm especially in the absence of laws.
The USA's inmate population is the largest in the world. Is it the prison departments, the society, or the inmates themselves?
The murder was the result of an "unconventional" love triangle in which the victim was murdered because she posed a threat to the attacker. On the other hand, active precipitation happens when the victim exhibits [...]
The advances in understanding the concentrations of crime indicate that some of the regions have elevated levels of crime. In the inner-city neighborhood, the fear of crime dictates the daily life of the residents.
While some researchers incorporate the influence of religion such as Islam and Hinduism in the continued killings, others believe that it is purely because of traditional and cultural practices of a community. The commonality of [...]
From the interview conducted with the school administrator of the local elementary school and the director of a local preschool, it is clear that both institutions have some advocacy plans for the prevention of child [...]
These include the broken windows theory, the culture of the gang theory and the social disorganization theory. Cohen developed the culture of the gang theory to explain the origin of juvenile delinquency.
As the director of the county juvenile court, the research question related to the problem at hand should state as follows: What are cost effective methods of solving the proliferation of violent street gangs in [...]
The proliferation of criminal gangs in my area of jurisdiction, as director of the county juvenile court, represents a nationwide problem. In the 1990s, the rate of crime rose in most parts of the world.
From an analysis, of the article, it is evident that the research focuses on the geographical locations that surround the killings; the location of the first meeting between the serial killers and their victims, the [...]
The perspective of the society is that crime is not a rational act since the circumstance of the event of a crime is not evaluated.
Over the centuries, the society has taken steps to respond to this vice that threatens the moral fabric of the society. Becker sought to discover the consequences that the application of the label of deviant [...]
The data received as a result of the crime and victimization surveys state that the rates of crime and victimization in the United States are different depending on many factors which are the demographic factors, [...]
Moreover, the theory implies that majority of people who have encountered very serious difficulties while attempting to satisfy the expectations of the society usually choose to commit crime.
According to the college administrators' records, crimes in campuses were minimal in the 19th century and in the early 20th century.
This essay focuses on the depiction of law and agents of law in the American films Young Mr. The main of aims of law films are to portray the idea of justice to viewers.
The capitalistic economic system fosters most of the global crimes by encouraging the exploitation of one group by another and promoting the self-interest of the individuals who engage in these forms of crime.
Also, in classical criminology, the punishment is often awarded according to the crime and the individual traits of the criminal are not considered.
Since it takes a lot of time and resources to get involved in crime, it is evident that involvement in crime is entirely due to decision of the person to gain the rewards that are [...]
The study maintained that rather than the individual who was the criminal being the problem, the social settings in which one lived in was to blame for the occurrence of crimes in a certain area.
As such, it follows suit that crime, and to be specific street crime, must be analyzed in the context of how it is related to the society as a whole but not in isolation5.
The ruling on some of these cases presents a debate in the society as some of the rulings contravene the beliefs and the feeling of the society.
The rational choice theory explained the causes of crime to be the ability of an individual to commit the crime, their need for valuable possessions and money, their physical health and ability to commit the [...]
The punishment of the offenders of the crimes will also help in discouraging other people from engaging in the vices, thus ensuring improvement of the ultimate security of the residents and the neighborhood of Brooklyn.
Ferrell highlights that the media is solely responsible for the formation of definite subcultures that propagate crime in the society. It is the victims of these violence and crimes that suffer the most.
Massachusetts is one of the communities that have managed to apply this theory to improve security in their streets. One of the key things to note when implementing this theory in such a location is [...]
After reading the article, it is notable that there are awesome highlights explaining the history, development, and evolution of crime in the society.
The human fingerprint is a unique identifying mark that can connect an individual to a scene of a crime resulting in their subsequent arrest should it be proven that they were the perpetrators of the [...]
Employment tends to increase the social capital of individuals, what is usually referred to as the networks of shared norms and values, which augments the access to the much-needed necessities.
In various federal states, the law postulates the mental status of a criminal or offender to be a cogitated factor in determining criminal responsibility.
This essay offers a brief discussion of how the abuse of illegal drugs is related to both crime and violence. It is prudent to mention that drug and violence have been noted to be closely [...]
At the time, the police noted that Denyer was with his girlfriend. The letter claimed that Denyer knows his whereabouts, and that he was planning to break out of prison to kill him.
Studies showed that it led to a decline in the rate of crime. During this activity, the main focus was to identify the correlation between the rate of abortion in every state and its crime [...]
Therefore, it can be argued that crime problems in the society can be addressed by focusing on the root cause of the problem. In this regard, the prisons should be used in reforming criminals and [...]
This trend is evident because of the increased cases of offences that necessitate the urgency in the development of quick risk assessment methods.
These are just a fraction of questions that require answers in order to have a complete understanding of the psychology of serial killers.