• The Three Views of Conflict: How Criminal Justice Agencies Function in the Midst of Conflict
    What is conflict? There are many definitions for conflict. A conflict is defined by Robbins & Judge (2011) as "A process that begins when one party perceives that another party has negatively affected, or is about to negatively affect something that the first party cares about". In this paper the three...
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  • Criminal Justice Paper
    Phoenix Criminal Justice System Paper CJS/200 June 24, 2012 Harold Rankin Introduction There are three core components of the criminal justice system. The three consist of the law enforcement agencies, the criminal courts, and the correctional agencies. Within the criminal justice system, these...
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  • Organizational Conflict
    Conflict 1 Organizational Conflict: The three views Organizational Conflict: The three views Conflict 2 Organizational conflict is a state of discord caused by the actual or perceived opposition of needs, values and interests between people working together. Conflict takes many forms in organizations...
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  • Juvenile
    lowering the age of criminal responsibility of children from fifteen (15) years old down to nine (9) years old was not approved and agreed by the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). DOJ and DSWD believed that the children in conflict with the law are those...
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  • Community Policing
    Amanda Phelps Criminal Justice and the Community CRJ 205 Police Professionalism 2/24/11 “American policing underwent a dramatic change in the Twentieth century. The two principle forces for change were an organized movement for police professionalism, and the introduction of modern technology...
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  • Law Conflicts
    Situational Analysis on Children in Conflict with the Law and the Juvenile Justice System Atty. Sedfrey Candelaria; Atty. Aleli Domingo; Amanda Roselle Abrera; Geo Carbonell; Ma. Victoria Cardona and Tricia Oco Adhikain Para sa Karapatang Pambata (AKAP) of the Ateneo Human Rights Center, Ateneo Law...
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  • Controling Organized Crime
    improvements in the legal fight against corruption and organized crime. This environment promotes the “correct” institutional atmosphere within which criminal justice can be accessible through an unbiased and lucid approach. Sovereign from these institutional determinants, high levels of corruption and organized...
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  • Teen Dating Violence
    exposure to dysfunctional behavior at home, at school, or in their community. These influences not only affect how youths behave, but also what they believe about acceptable forms of behavior in their relationships. Dating violence is defined by the United States Department of Justice as: “the perpetration...
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  • Juvile Deliquency
    Jose Rizal, the Philippine national hero. Yet, like the youth in other countries, many Filipino youths are potential candidates of the country’s Criminal Justice System (CJS). It is a fact borne out by the news stories people read daily that many young people go astray and violate the norms of society...
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  • Juvenile
    call juvenile criminals, but, every action has a consequence and to deal with these unlawful adolescent we have the Juvenile Justice Department. The juvenile justice system is a network of agencies that deal with juveniles whose conduct has come in conflict with the law. These agencies include police...
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  • Prison Overcrowding
    to the Pew Center, it was reported that there were an astounding one in every 100 adults behind bars in 2008, and many belief it is because the criminal justice system has incarcered their way out for so long, that federal and state prisons and county jails are being bombarded with crisis levels of overcrowding...
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  • Ra 9344
    and five. Republic Act No. 9344 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COMPREHENSIVE JUVENILE JUSTICE AND WELFARE SYSTEM, CREATING THE JUVENILE JUSTICE AND WELFARE COUNCIL UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Be it enacted by the Senate and House of...
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  • ra 9344
     REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9344 April 23, 2006 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COMPREHENSIVE JUVENILE JUSTICE AND WELFARE SYSTEM, CREATING THE JUVENILE JUSTICE AND WELFARE COUNCIL UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives...
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  • A General Theory of Crime
    forms of the state or political power, and associated forms of culture and ideology (Gottfredson, 1998). Modes of behavior and their definition as criminal vary accordingly. Class structure gives rise to different types of criminality, which relate fundamentally to the needs of the dominant minority...
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  • The relationship between chilld abuse and adult criminality
    to commit violent crimes. According to a National Institute of Justice study, abused and neglected children were 11 times more likely to engage in criminal behavior as teens, are 2.7 times more likely to be arrested for violent and criminal behavior as an adult, and 3.1 times more likely to be arrested...
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  • Juvenile Delinquency
    grave concern to the community and to call for special comment and prompt remedy. To an alarming degree the records of wrongdoing reveal that the criminals are under 21 years of age, and many of them are under 18, a fact which is reflected in the unsavory notoriety which has gathered around the term "teen-age...
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  • English
    Somali Parent-Child Conflict in the Western World: Some Brief Reflections Amin Mohamed and Ahmed M. Yusuf I. Introduction According to UNICEF, there are about 14.5 million refugees, of whom 41 percent are believed to be children under age 18. It is also estimated that 1.5 billion children (two-thirds...
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  • Barringer Spring 2013
    ***Coping with change is a challenge for both managers and administrators*** The nature of management and administration within the criminal justice system is always changing and adapting. The world of the supervisors changes frequently when new procedures, rules, regulations...
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  • Juvenile Delinquency
    The majority of studies and programmes dealing with juvenile delinquency focus on youth as offenders. However, adolescents are also victims of criminal or delinquent acts. The continuous threat of victimization is having a serious impact on the socialization of young men and on their internalization...
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  • For many young people
    It is impossible to develop effective prevention programmers without understanding the reasons behind juvenile involvement in criminal activity. Different approaches are used in scientific and practical literature on juvenile crime and violence to define and explain delinquent behavior...
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