Crowded State Jails Awaiting Word on Federal Aid Program
- Crime and punishment from lab to courtroom. Arenofsky, Janice // Career World;Feb96, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p16
Focuses on the criminal justice system in the United States. Parts of the criminal justice system; Employment opportunities in the criminal justice system. INSET: Crimes against nature..
- National Assessment Program. // FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin;Oct95, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p22
Presents the 1994 survey results of the National Assessment Program on the needs of the criminal justice system in the United States. Problems most commonly encountered by law enforcers; Responses to crime; Gangs and gang-related crimes; Jail and prison crowding; Emerging issues.
- Bulletin reports. Waggoner, Kim // FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin;Sep97, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p6
Offers a collection of criminal justice studies, reports, and project findings in the United States. Survey on gun ownership in the United States; Presale background checks on potential handgun buyers; Overview of crime analysis report; Report examining the nature of law enforcement stress.
- Victims and the exclusionary rule. Lungren, Daniel E. // Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Spring96, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p695
Focuses on the criminal justice system in the United States. Expansions in the definition of victim; Exclusionary rules; Credibility of the system.
- Punishment vs. rehabilitation: A proposal for revising sentencing practices. De Luca, H.R.; Miller, Thomas J. // Federal Probation;Sep91, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p37
Focuses on the criminal justice system in the United States. Objectives of the criminal justice system; Separation of punishment from rehabilitation; Elements of the proposed criminal justice system; Time as punishment tool; Diminishing punishment value of time; Punitive but humane prisons;...
- Too many people in responsible positions have forgotten there is a war going on between... Sowell, Thomas // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;9/4/95, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p19
Criticizes the American criminal justice system. Courts' light-handed treatment of criminals through reduced sentences or rehabilitation; Judges and parole boards' failure to treat criminals as society's mortal enemies; Consequences of the prevailing attitude toward criminals; Why criminal...
- THE LANGUAGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE: An Essay in Clarification. Eisenman, Russell // ETC: A Review of General Semantics;Spring95, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p80
Clarifies the confusion in interpreting terms of the criminal justice system in the United States. Areas of focus for the language of criminal justice; Data findings in the United States Bureau of Justice Statistics; Conflict between criminal rehabilitation and security of the public.
- The language of criminal justice: Clarifying the clarification. Cohen, Mark S. // ETC: A Review of General Semantics;Spring96, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p47
Comments on the article `The Language of Criminal Justice: An Essay in Clarification,' by Russell Eisenman in the Spring 1995 issue of `ETC.' Focus of the American criminal justice system on the concepts of `rehabilitation' and `incapacitation'; Dangers of generalizing felons; Definitions of...
- Russell Eisenman responds. Eisenman, Russell // ETC: A Review of General Semantics;Spring96, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p52
Presents the response of the author to the comment on his article on the criminal justice system in the United States published in the Spring 1995 issue of `ETC' periodical. Similarities between felons; Inconsistencies between the language of rehabilitation and incapacitation with the realities...