Joycelyn M. Pollock
With the help of ETHICAL DILEMMAS AND DECISIONS IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE, 10th Edition, you can develop the skills of ethical decision-making that are essential in the field of criminal justice. This text discusses ethics in relation to the judicial system, the criminal justice system, and the law enforcement system. It is replete with recent and relevant examples from the real world. You will gain insight into the most recent challenges and issues in criminal justice, such as the Black Lives Matter movement and the Ferguson effect, DOJ consent decrees, the militarization of the police, sanctuary cities, prosecutorial misconduct, the misuse of power, and more. You will also learn about the principles and theories that are the foundation of ethical decision making. The significance of ethics in the field of criminal justice is demonstrated through a variety of activities, cases, and practical scenarios. This book will prepare you to deal effectively with ethical challenges on the job, regardless of what your career plans are in the criminal justice field.