1. In a two-page essay, outline the main components of the criminal justice system. Determine the difference between the individual rights perspective and public order perspective.
All sources used must be referenced. Paraphrased and/or quoted materials must have accompanying in-text citations and references in APA format.
2. Considering the goal of our criminal justice system hinges on equity and fairness, do you feel it is truly possible to achieve a balance between maintaining individual rights and personal freedoms with crime control? When considering this, place yourself in the shoes of a law enforcement officer who has to not only protect the community, but also ensure our rights are preserved at the same time. Explain your reasoning.
Your journal entry must be at least 200 words. References or citations are not necessary.