Choose and issue in the CJ system for instance colored people being treated unfairly, people jailed ratio or anything of your choice you can think of
Students are required to submit a research paper in which they will analyze one issue related to the criminal justice system in the US or with criminology. This paper should have a minimum length of 10 pages and a maximum length of 15 pages, not including title page.
The final paper should include and be organized in the following way: 1) introduction (1 page); 2) describe the issue you are analyzing, its origins, and why is it important (3-4 pages); 3) explain what/who is that issue affecting and how it is doing so (3-4 pages); 4) state what has been done and could be done to solve it (3-4 pages); 5) conclusions (1 page), and 6) references (1 page).
Students are required to cite at least 10 sources; at least three of those sources should be peer-reviewed articles (https://scholar.google.com/ ). The paper should be written academically, in Times New Roman, 12 font, 1-inch margins, and following APA style. Student are required to reference and cite when appropriate through the final paper (https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/apa_style/apa_formatting_and_style_guide/general_format.html (Links to an external site.)). Please do not use Wikipedia as a reference. The research paper is due on November 18 at 11:59pm. The syllabus provides a guide about how to write the research paper. https://troy.instructure.com/courses/82696/files/50273273?verifier=1Qz7oszONx4MCnTxAsNv14QsztNSq1u8suIiUQDa&wrap=1