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Current Perspectives: Readings from InfoTrac™ College Edition: Ethics in Criminal Justice, 1st Edition

  • Michael Whalen
  • ISBN-10: 0495597775
  • ISBN-13: 9780495597773
  • 108 Pages | Paperback
  • COPYRIGHT: 2009 Published
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Overview

About the Product

Give your students access to an entire library’s worth of reliable sources with InfoTrac® College Edition, an online university library of more than 5,000 academic and popular magazines, newspapers, and journals. This edition of InfoTrac focuses on Ethics in Criminal Justice. Selected by Michael Whalen of South University, these articles provide a perfect supplement to our Criminal Justice texts.

Features

  • This text groups recent articles about Ethics in Criminal Justice into subtopics for ease of reference and comparison.

About the Author

Michael Whalen

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.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.

Instructor Supplements

InfoTrac Instant Access Code for Criminal Justice  (ISBN-10: 0495603015 | ISBN-13: 9780495603016)

Save time, save money—and eliminate the trek to the library and long waits for reserved readings with InfoTrac College Edition, an online university library of more than 5,000 academic and popular magazines, newspapers, and journals.

White Collar Crime: Current Perspectives: Readings from InfoTrac®  (ISBN-10: 0495103853 | ISBN-13: 9780495103851)

These readers, designed to give students a deeper taste of special topics in criminal justice, include free access to InfoTrac® College Edition. The timely articles are selected by experts in each topic from within InfoTrac College Edition.

Terrorism and Homeland Security: Current Perspectives from InfoTrac® College Edition  (ISBN-10: 0495129941 | ISBN-13: 9780495129943)

These readers, designed to give you a deeper taste of special topics in criminal justice, include free access to InfoTrac® College Edition. The timely articles are selected by experts in each topic from within InfoTrac College Edition.

New Technologies and Criminal Justice: Current Perspectives from InfoTrac®  (ISBN-10: 0495103845 | ISBN-13: 9780495103844)

These readers, designed to give students a deeper taste of special topics in criminal justice, include free access to InfoTrac® College Edition. The timely articles are selected by experts in each topic from within InfoTrac College Edition.

Student Supplements

InfoTrac Instant Access Code for Criminal Justice  (ISBN-10: 0495603015 | ISBN-13: 9780495603016)

Save time, save money—and eliminate the trek to the library and long waits for reserved readings with InfoTrac College Edition, an online university library of more than 5,000 academic and popular magazines, newspapers, and journals.

White Collar Crime: Current Perspectives: Readings from InfoTrac®  (ISBN-10: 0495103853 | ISBN-13: 9780495103851)

These readers, designed to give students a deeper taste of special topics in criminal justice, include free access to InfoTrac® College Edition. The timely articles are selected by experts in each topic from within InfoTrac College Edition.

New Technologies and Criminal Justice: Current Perspectives from InfoTrac®  (ISBN-10: 0495103845 | ISBN-13: 9780495103844)

These readers, designed to give students a deeper taste of special topics in criminal justice, include free access to InfoTrac® College Edition. The timely articles are selected by experts in each topic from within InfoTrac College Edition.