Select one of the components of the criminal justice system (law enforcement courts or corrections).
Write a 1,400- to 1750-word paper in which you evaluate past present and future trends of the criminal justice component you select. Discuss the budgetary and managerial impact that future trends will likely have not only on the component you select, but also on the other components of the criminal justice system. Be sure to include current research data (qualitative and quantitative) in your analysis.
Include at least four peer reviewed or professional published references with citations to each listed reference in the paper. (Wikipedia.org: a site that is written and edited by volunteers. Wikipedia is not suitable for academic research. About.com should not be used as a reference Use websites such as Wikipedia and About.com only for background information to point you to more reliable sources. Use the original sources as references. Cite to each listed reference..
Blogs: sites created by individuals and are not reliable sources. See the “Note on Sources” in the week one APA Resources for more guidance on UOP approved sources for academic papers.)
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines (see the APA resources in week one).
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