First, read a news story from the newspaper or the Internet. Answer the following questions regarding your news story: 1) What is the main issue, who are the main actors….
How would you describe policy-making?
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper, describing your personal perception of policymaking in criminal justice. Identify any assumptions on which your perceptions are based. Be sure to answer the following questions:
- How would you describe policy-making?
- How would you describe policy analysis?
- What role does research play in criminal justice policy making?
- How do your perceptions of criminal justice policy making and policy analysis compare to the definitions in the readings?
- What are 2 to 3 examples of criminal justice policies?
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.