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Criminal Justice Study Set 1

Criminal Justice

Quiz 1 :

What Is Criminal Justice

Quiz 1 :

What Is Criminal Justice

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In the 1990s,the perception that crime rates were increasing and that offenders were not being punished resulted in an increased focus on
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In which of the following situations can a bench trial occur?
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During which stage in the criminal justice process are suspects photographed and fingerprinted?
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The idea of a criminal justice nonsystem,in which different criminal justice agencies focus more on performance measures than on justice,is the basis of the ________ model.
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The ________ Amendment to the U.S.Constitution gives every defendant the right to a trial by jury?
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Which model best assumes that the system's components work together harmoniously to achieve justice?
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A(n)________ issued by a judge provides the legal basis for an apprehension of suspects by police.
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Which of the following generally does not occur during a preliminary hearing?
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Who created a cabinet-level "drug czar" position to coordinate the "war on drugs"?
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Due process refers to
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________ rights are guaranteed to all members of American society by the U.S.Constitution and are particularly important to criminal defendants facing formal processing by the criminal justice system.
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A person who believes that under certain circumstances involving a criminal threat to public safety,the interests of society should take precedence over individual rights is a(n)________ advocate.
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By returning an indictment,the grand jury has determined that
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Offender who have served a portion of their prison sentences may be released on
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Before being questioned,defendants are usually advised of their ________ rights.
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Currently,we are seeing a decline in which types of crime?
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________ is an ideal that embraces all aspects of civilized life and that is linked to fundamental notions of fairness and to cultural beliefs about right and wrong.
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Social ________ is a condition said to exist when a group is faced with social change,uneven development of culture,maladaptiveness,disharmony,conflict,and lack of consensus.
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Criminal justice involves all of the following elements,except
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An offender is convicted of multiple crimes and is sentenced for each offense.A ________ sentence permits the offender to serve all sentences at the same time.
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