Why I Became a Criminal Justice Major A career in Criminal Justice can be an exciting and very rewarding road to travel. It has a high risk of danger, but the capture of someone who has harmed another human being is a great reward. As a law enforcement official, you can help to keep criminals off the street and provide safety to the community. The main concern for me would be to provide a safe environment for our children. There are a lot criminals out there, who target children, and I want to contribute everything I can to stop this. Children are abused, kidnapped, molested, or hurt in some way every day in this country. There are ways to stop this and this should be stopped by any means necessary. I feel saddened when I see on the news where a child was harmed or has come up missing. When these things happen, it affects the child for the rest of their life. They feel the pain of what happens to them, and a lot of them believe that whatever happened to them was there fault. There is no need for children or anyone else to have live in fear for the rest of their life because someone decided to harm them for the sake of enjoyment. Illegal drugs are another reason for me choosing this career. Drugs can ruin your life; even cause you to lose your life. A lot of innocent people are killed every year because of drugs. Drugs dealers seek to get their money or drugs by any means necessary. This may include the killing of innocent people that are just bystanders in a drive-by shooting. Drugs can also lead to stealing or prostitution. Women can become so addicted to drugs that they sell themselves to get the money to support their habit. There are a lot of innocent people out there in this country that need to be protected from the lunatics that like to bring harm to them. People work hard for their money to provide for their families and there are thieves who want to take it from them just because they do not want to work. They see this as an
with recruits and criminal justice employees having sex with offenders seems to be in the reports of the news media every day. In recent years, the Department of Public Safety has certainly had their share of this crisis. Agencies dedicated to administrating justice should not be in the business of dispensing sex. Even so, the department faces one scandal after another over staff having sexual contact with inmates, offenders and juveniles.
During my research of this topic, I plan to address the….
The things that interest me about criminal justice is how career wise you can get into things from corrections to forensic science. I also enjoy the way that it can be broken down into different variations. I feel criminal justice is on demand due to the fact people always committing crimes. Today every time I watch Ch.7 news I hear a new story of a senseless crime or how cops are on the hut for a killer on the run. I become engaged in what’s going on and I like to feel as if im that officer on the….
citizens. Criminal law is concerned with actions which are dangerous or harmful to society as a whole, in which prosecution is pursued not by an individual but rather by the state. The purpose of criminal law is to provide the specific definition of what constitutes a crime and to prescribe punishments for committing such a crime. No criminal law can be valid unless it includes both of these factors. The subject of criminal justice is, of course, primarily concerned with the enforcement of criminal law….
Why I Became a Nurse
“Why I Became a Nurse”
Nursing was not always something that I wanted to do in the beginning. I wanted to be a Photographer. Looking back at that period in my life there were many areas of my life that I needed to assess. I already had a daughter and was currently going to school for Photography. So the question became do I keep my passion, and will it always pay the bills? Alternatively, do I change career paths and pursue a new career that I know will pay the bills….
scarier as I consider my next steps. I am nearing the end of my second year at Wake Tech Community College and it is time to figure out what my next step is for continuing my education. In doing so, I am haunted by so many questions. Where do I want to go? What career path will best suit me? What if I make the wrong decision?
My one goal in life is to find something that I would love to do for the rest of my life and stick with it. I believe this would definitely be accomplished if I went into….
Making the journey from LPN to BSN.
The journey will be long and difficult, yet we all know this is the pathway into the future of nursing. The Licensed practical nurse has slowly faded into the background; the duties once performed now removed from the scope of practice. The LPN's are being forced to either return to school to obtain an ADN, BSN, or MSN in order to continue working in the nursing field or remain stagnant and have no hope of career advancement has created a rise in the LPN to RN-BSN….
lightly; this decision was a culmination of a process of reflection about what I wanted to do with my life. I have chosen a career in education because I believe that it is one of the most important functions performed in our society. I believe that teachers individually and collectively have to not only change the world, but improve it. During my process of teaching, I hope to find both personal and professional renewal. I want to be a part of a noble profession with the hope of one day being counted….
The Role of the Criminal Justice System is to maintain public-order
Dr. Harry O. White, Jr.
This essay will attempt to discuss and contrast three segments of the criminal justice system, Law enforcement, Courts, and Corrections. Without all three sections working together, there would not be public-order. The first person an offender comes into contact with is law enforcement. These are the people who investigate and ultimately make the arrest….
Criminal Justice week 1 paper
When you think about criminal justice, the first thing that comes to mind is the word, crime. Many people do not understand the actual definition of crime or its relationship to law. Society usually sees criminal justice as an officer making an arrest, when there is a lot more to it. Within criminal justice there is a government structure, choice theories, goals and three components that make up the criminal justice process. Many have posed the question of wanting….
WHAT IS CRIMINAL JUSTICE?
● The American experience with crime during the last half century has been especially influ-
ential in shaping the criminal justice system of today. Although crime waves have come and
gone, some events during the past century stand out as especially significant, including a
spurt of widespread organized criminal activity associated with the Prohibition years of the
early twentieth century, the substantial increase in “traditional” crimes during the 1960s….