JUS 521 Grand Canyon Entire Course

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JUS 521 Grand Canyon Entire Course

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JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 1 Discussion 1

How should society manage the politics of criminal investigation? When would it be in the community’s best interest not to convict a known offender? Explain your answer.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 1 Discussion 2

Will technology ever completely replace old-fashioned police work? Should it? Why or why not?

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 2 Discussion 1

What impact have the Fifth and Sixth Amendments to the U.S. Constitution had on criminal investigation? Has this impact been positive or negative?

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 2 Discussion 2

What are the rationales for the Frye test and the Daubert standard for admission of scientific evidence and testimony? How are these tools useful?

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 3 Discussion 1

Contrast common search warrant exceptions with an individual’s civil rights. Are those exceptions that infringe on individual liberties justifiable? Why or why not?

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 3 Discussion 2

Discuss the mobility doctrine. Is this a direct infringement on individual liberties? Should the doctrine be updated to fit the modern world? Explain your reasoning.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 4 Discussion 1

Eyewitness testimonies are notoriously unreliable. Do you think they should be given less weight in trial proceedings than they currently are? Provide examples to support your answer.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 4 Discussion 2

Should interview questions and processes be completely standardized? Why or why not?

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 5 Discussion 1

What do you think is the best way to draw a balance between the rights of a suspect in an interrogation and the rights of the officers to investigate a crime thoroughly?

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 5 Discussion 2

It is not uncommon to read media accounts of abuses conducted by officers in the course of an interrogation. Why do you think these abuses occur, and what do you think is the best way to remedy them?

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 6 Discussion 1

To what extent do you believe that difficult experiences (for example, physical or sexual abuse) early in life mitigate the guilt of individuals who later commit violent crime? Do you feel the law should take these early experiences into account in determining punishment? Defend your answer.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 6 Discussion 2

Do you believe there are any dangers inherent as our criminal justice system becomes increasingly driven by technology? Or, is technology an entirely beneficial asset in police work? Provide support for your answer.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 7 Discussion 1

What do you think is meant by the term white-collar crime? Do you believe it should be prosecuted more or less severely than blue-collar crime? Provide support for your answer.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 7 Discussion 2

This week’s lecture lists six categories of arson. List them according to what you regard as least to most serious. Provide support for the order you have selected.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 8 Discussion 1

Describe the court process as an adversarial process. Do you believe this is the most effective method, or are there viable alternatives?

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 8 Discussion 2

Give examples of cases where there was an actual or perceived injustice. What, if anything, do these cases have in common?

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 1 Assignment

DNA Overturn

Details:

Research a recently publicized case where a prior conviction was overturned due to DNA findings.

In a paper (750–1,000 words), provide a brief history of the charges and case specifics resulting in the conviction. Your essay should cover the following:

1- What led the investigators to the original suspect?

2- What type of evidence led to the subsequent conviction?

3- What appeal process led to reopening the case and overturning the verdict?

4- Did the defendant’s DNA prove the defendant was not the perpetrator?

Use the GCU Library to locate a minimum of four scholarly sources in support of your content.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the GCU APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 2 Assignment

Evidence Collection and Photography

Details:

You are assigned to collect wet, bloodstained clothing from an assault victim who suffered facial lacerations and minor stab wounds to the torso, and was transported to a local hospital. In a paper (750–1,000 words), address the following:

1- How would you handle the victim’s bloodstained clothing?

2- What type of container would be acceptable to preserve the clothing?

3- What information would you collect for your evidence tag?

4- Describe, in detail, the type of photographs you would take, and explain why each photograph is important.

5- How should each photograph be marked if taken with a digital camera?

Use the GCU Library to locate a minimum of three scholarly sources in support of your content.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 3 Assignment

Trial by Fire

Details:

Refer to “Trial by Fire: Did Texas Execute an Innocent Man?”

In a paper of 750–1,000 words, do the following:

1- Provide an overview of the facts of the case.

2- Discuss the nature of the evidence provided, why it was controversial, and whether it meets standards of admissibility.

3- You should also research and summarize what has happened with respect to the Willingham case in the time since the article was written.

Use the GCU Library to locate a minimum of four scholarly sources in support of your content.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 4 Assignment

Photo Lineup

Details:

Using PowerPoint, create a photo lineup using a minimum of six photos. Describe the following in detail on subsequent PowerPoint slides:

1- How would you create a photo lineup for witness identification of a male suspect?

2- What portion of the anatomy should each photo contain?

3- Why would mug shots not make good photos?

4- What type of physical form would you use to hold the photos?

5- What should you advise the witness prior to showing the lineup?

6- How would physical similarities between the people depicted in the photos affect the lineup?

7- When are photo lineups more useful than in-person lineups?

8- What information should be listed on the back of each photo?

9- After using the photo lineup, what would you do with it?

While APA format is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

You are not required to submit this assignment to Turnitin, unless otherwise directed by your instructor. If so directed, refer to the Student Success Center for directions. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 5 Assignment

Study of Body Language

Details:

In a paper of 1,000–1,250 words, answer the following:

1- Why is the art of studying body language a good investigative trait?

2- What types of words or actions on the suspect’s part would lead you to suspect untruthfulness and assist you during your interrogation?

3- Would the suspect’s actions during the interrogation alter your original line of questioning?

4- Should you take notes during the interrogation? If yes, why? If no, why not?

5- Why is persuasion necessary to obtain a confession?

Use the GCU Library to locate a minimum of four scholarly sources in support of your content.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 6 Assignment

Behavioral Units

Details:

In a paper of 1,000–1,250 words, discuss the following:

1- How does the FBI use behavioral units to track down suspects?

How can the findings at one crime scene assist another jurisdiction with an investigation?

What is the major challenge neighboring law enforcement agencies face in sharing information?

Provide a case example of the method used by a specific police agency in apprehending a serial murder suspect with assistance from other law enforcement jurisdictions.

Use the GCU Library to locate a minimum of four scholarly sources in support of your content.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 7 Assignment 1

Elements of a Crime

Details

Write an essay of 500–750 words in which you list the elements of burglary under the Arizona Revised Statutes, Title 13, Chapter 15.

List the elements of homicide under the same Revised Statutes, Chapter 11. In each case, how many elements are needed for prosecution?

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 7 Assignment 2

3-D Crime Scene Analysis

Details:

View the CSI 3-D crime scene video. In a paper of 400–500 words, address the following:

1- Determine what items were of evidentiary value.

2- Provide a logical summary of events, based upon the evidence, to conclude what occurred in the victim’s apartment.

3- Determine the location of the crime, weapons visible, if any, and possible motive.

APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

JUS 521 Grand Canyon Module 8 Assignment

Role of an Attorney

Details:

In a paper of 750–1,000 words, address the following:

1- What is an objection?

2- What is relevancy?

3- What is leading the witness?

4- Why do attorneys attempt to use hearsay, personal opinions, and irrelevant questions with witnesses, knowing that opposing counsel will object and the question will be stricken from the record?

5- What is the role of the investigator assigned to the prosecutions chair during the trial?

Use the GCU Library to locate a minimum of four scholarly sources in support of your content.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

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