Write a paper concerning a contemporary American criminal justice issue using a criminological theory of your choice to explain the issue. A thorough explanation of the theory will be necessary as well as how it relates to a contemporary criminal justice issue. A solution to this criminal justice problem has to be offered by utilizing the theory.
Detailed explanation of the theory. A person that does not have any background in criminological theory should be able to read this section and come away with a basic understanding of what the theory is about.
Relation of the theory to a contemporary American crime issue. How does the theory explained fit into a contemporary crime problem? (Example, Problem A can be explained through Theory B such as Condition 1 meets Condition 2, where there is an Outcome 3)
Provide a solution via or using the theory detailed. MAKE SURE TO NOT JUST MAKE UP SOLUTIONS BUT FIND THEM THROUGH RESEARCH AND DATA OR PROVIDE PLAUSIBLE SOLUTIONS SUPPORTED BY RESEARCH.
10 PAGES MINIMUM, NO MORE THAN 14. AT LEAST 8 PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL SOURCES. NO BOOKS. APA FORMAT.
DO NOT USE THE THEORY OF ROUTINE ACTIVITY OR LABELING THEORY.
SEE GRADING RUBRIC FOR DETAILS.