Criminal tendencies once released

Often continue their criminal tendencies once released (Bloom, 1999). A more satisfying system of justice is needed, and with this in mind, reformers in the field of penology are looking at alternative forms of achieving justice. A restorative response provides …

Youth Crime

Within the United States the prevalence of gangs and gang membership is steadily increasing. Since the middle of the 20th century, youth gang involvement in the United States has more than doubled despite efforts to quell the problem. All 50 …

Research Paper

Vandalism is a criminal act against property — but when it’s your property being damaged, it affects on a personal level. You feel violated, and wonder how such a thing could have happened to you. While vandalism hurts — and …

Girls & Crime

INTRODUCTION There was once a saying that girls were made from sugar, spice, and everything nice; however, today’s female youth would hardly fit that description in accordance with the views of law enforcement agencies, politicians, community members, and the media. …