Critical Issues in Crime and Justice
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Armstrong - https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6003-0031
This text examines the current critical issues and policy dilemmas within the United States criminal justice system. Beginning with an overview of criminal justice and a case example on criminal justice processing, the contributors then discuss the successes, failures, and trends of law enforcement, juvenile justice, the courts, and correctional systems.
Thousand Oaks, CA
Roberts, Albert R. Ed.; Armstrong, Gaylene; MacKenzie, Doris Layton; and Wilson, D. B., "Critical Issues in Crime and Justice" (2003). Criminology and Criminal Justice Faculty Books and Monographs. 21.
The chapter below was co-authored by University of Nebraska at Omaha's faculty, Dr. Gaylene Armstrong.
Armstrong, G.S., MacKenzie, D.L., & Wilson, D.B. Optimizing Adjudication Decisions based on the National Evaluation of Juvenile Boot Camps. In A. Roberts (Ed.), Critical Issues in Crime and Justice. Sage Publications: Thousand Oaks, CA.